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Afghanistan War / The Debate #949833

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Oct 08, 2009
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(Studio: Charles Gibson) A suicide bombing in Kabul, Afghanistan, by the Indian embassy reported; scenes shown.

(Studio: Charles Gibson; Washington: Martha Raddatz) The administration's lengthy reassessment of strategy for the war in Afghanistan discussed; details given of concerns about Al Qaeda in Pakistan & what it means for the decision about the troop request from US commander in Afghanistan Gen. Stanley McChrystal & the possibility of cooperating with elements of the Taliban & the military plan from McChrystal, US Central Command Gen. David Petraeus & Joint Chief of Staff chairman Adm. Mike Mullen.

Gibson, Charles;
Raddatz, Martha

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