Search the Archive

Nightline: America Fights Back #657477

ABC Special for Tuesday, Nov 27, 2001

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

  • Discussion with Ted Koppel (ABC), immigration attorney Ashraf Nubani, and Temple University Law Professor Jan Ting re: issues related to the detention of over 600 people by the Justice Department in the aftermath of the Septmeber 11th attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon.
  • Taped segment with Josh Gerstein (ABC), Arab American Institute President James Zogby, Attorney General John Ashcroft, US Attorney Jeffrey Collins, Steven Camarota of the Center for Immigration Studies, detained Egyptian Ahmed Alqir, former detainee Tarek Albasti, detainee's wife Dianna Abu Jdai, detainee's attorney Karen Pennington, and unidentified others.

  • Reporter(s):
    Gerstein, Josh

    Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

    Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

    • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
    • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
    • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

    If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.