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Pakistan / Islamabad Bombing / Meshud #888071

CBS Evening News for Monday, Mar 17, 2008
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(Studio: Russ Mitchell) A weekend bombing at a restaurant in Islamabad, Pakistan, reported; scenes shown of the injured.

(Washington: Bob Orr) The dangerous terrorist Pakistan warlord Baitullah Meshud†, the accused mastermind of the assassination of Benazir Bhutto who may eclipse Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden†† as the world's top terrorist, profiled; video of Meshud shown; details given about this secretive tribal fighter and his message. [Rand Corp. terrorism analyst Christine FAIR†- comments on Meshud.] The recent failed suicide attacks on transportation systems in Europe recalled. [Former CIA official Robert GRENIER†- says he is able to control territory important to Al Qaeda.] [Homeland Security Secretary Michael CHERTOFF - says he is saying what bin Laden said 10 years ago.]

Mitchell, Russ;
Orr, Bob

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