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(Studio: Aaron Brown) CNN exclusive interview with United States Central Command commander-in-chief General Tommy Franks presented. [FRANKS - shows off one of the operation centers, where information is analyzed.]
(Studio: Aaron Brown) The conversation with Franks continued. [FRANKS - says the flow of "detainees" to Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, has been started; indicates the war in Afghanistan is "in the middle of something"; comments on the numbers of Al Qaeda fighters in Afghanistan; admits the risks to US people in Afghanistan is greater than at the beginning of the war; states we are now in a dangerous phase of the war; explains the mission for the Special Forces team of which the late sergeant Nathan Chapman was a part; admits to not knowing where Saudi terrorist Osama bin Laden is; adds that bin Laden "could be gotten" if he is in Pakistan because President Pervez Musharraf has cooperated with the United States military.]
- Brown, Aaron
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