CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 06, 2009
View other clips in this broadcast →
Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.
(Nawa, southern Afghanistan: Terry McCarthy) The situation in southern Afghanistan after the July offensive by the Marines featured; scenes shown of life in Nawa in Helmand; details given about the regrouping of the Taliban nearby & US plans to fix the infrastructure in a new approach to the counterinsurgency. [First Battalion, Fifth Marines, commander Lt. Col. William McCULLOUGH†- talks about the operation.] [USAID field representative Scott DEMPSEY†- says the Taliban works against cell phone towers; states Afghans want assurances we will stay.]
Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.
Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.