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The War Room (McCain Interview-Part I) #724316

CNN Evening News for Friday, Dec 07, 2001
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(Studio: Wolf Blitzer) Live discussion held with Senator John McCain† about the military campaign in Afghanistan and the war on terrorism. [McCAIN†- calls the fall of Kandahar a major milestone; comments on the location of Mullah Mohammed Omar; says the death or capture of Saudi terrorist Osama bin Laden is critical to the battle against terrorism; suggests the Turkish military may be a better peacekeeping force than the Americans in Afghanistan; talks about American Taliban fighter John Walker Lindh; discusses the threat from Iraqi President Saddam Hussein and coalition-building.] [Yesterday, former Assistant Defense Secretary Lawrence KORB†- says the US needs a coalition to go after Saddam.]

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