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NBC Evening News for Friday, Jan 23, 2009
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Pentagon: Jim Miklaszewski) The issue of what to do with Guantanamo Bay detainees if the prison is closed examined; scenes shown of Said al-Shahri†† and Salem al-Ajmi††, former Guantanamo prisoners who rejoined Al Qaeda. [Terrorism analyst Evan KOHLMANN†- comments on the hero status within Al Qaeda of former Guantanamo prisoners.] [Representative John BOEHNER†- says we’re talking about terrorists.] Attacks by CIA predator drones on Al Qaeda targets in Pakistan noted.

Reporter(s):
Williams, Brian;
Miklaszewski, Jim
Duration:
00:02:40

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