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Pakistan / Taliban / A Discussion #929943

CNN Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 22, 2009
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The growing alarm over the expansion of the Taliban in Pakistan noted. [Secretary of State Hillary CLINTON - talks about the threat to Pakistan by the advances by a confederated groups of terrorists.]

(Islamabad: Ivan Watson) The Taliban's advance in Pakistan featured; scenes shown of members & leaders who want to spread Islamic justice across the country. [Swat Bar Assn. President Aftab ALAM†- says "no comment" about the Taliban.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper; Washington: Peter Bergen) How the Taliban control in Pakistan is a threat to the US, how close they are to Islamabad & the options in Pakistan for dealing with the extremists while not having good leadership discussed.

Cooper, Anderson;
Watson, Ivan;
Bergen, Peter

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