ABC Evening News for Thursday, Dec 07, 2006
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(Studio: Charles Gibson) A closer look at the war in Afghanistan introduced; findings of an ABC/BBC poll on the changing view of whether Afghanistan is headed in the right direction.
(Kabul: Jim Sciutto) The changing situation in Afghanistan over the last five years with optimism dropping due to the resurging Taliban featured; details given from the poll: of the view that the Taliban is the greatest threat, about the decline in the economy, the support for growing opium, the popularity of the presence of American troops & the declining confidence in the leaders; scenes shown of a school burned down twice by Taliban fighters & of opium farmers. [WOMAN - talks about the Americans' goals.]
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