CNN Evening News for Thursday, Dec 06, 2001
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(Studio: Aaron Brown) Taped interview held with Attorney General John Ashcroft about President Bush's military tribunals and the impact on civil liberties. [From Washington, ASHCROFT - criticizes the "scaremongers" as counterproductive to America's side; defends the military tribunal system for adjudicating war crimes; explains the system has not yet been established following the president's order to set up a wartime procedure; states the responsibility to wage war is a constitutional duty for the president as commander-in-chief.]
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