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Afghanistan War / Tora Bora / Bin Laden Hunt #655511

CNN Evening News for Monday, Dec 17, 2001
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(Studio: Aaron Brown) Report introduced.

(Tora Bora: Nic Robertson) The defeat in Afghanistan of the Al Qaeda forces in the Tora Bora Mountains reviewed; scenes shown of abandoned weapons and munitions found in caves; details given of the problems in trying to stop people from crossing the Afghan-Pakistan border and of the likelihood that Saudi terrorist Osama bin Laden is getting help in getting away.

(Studio: Aaron Brown) Report introduced.

(White House: John King) The administration's uncertainty over the whereabouts of bin Laden reviewed. [President BUSH - says Pakistan is helping us look for bin Laden and Al Qaeda murderers.] Reports that Bush has lesions removed from his face noted.

Brown, Aaron;
King, John;
Robertson, Nic

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