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Afghanistan War / Political Crisis #950792

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Oct 18, 2009
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(Studio: Dan Harris) Report introduced.

(Kabul: Nick Schifrin) The conclusion that balloting in the Afghanistan presidential election was fraudulent & what it means for the US consideration of sending in more troops examined; details given about how the government instability has fueled the insurgency. [Karzai campaign advisor Maeen MIRSTYAL†- charges outside interference.] [On "Face the Nation," White House chief of staff Rahm EMANUEL†- comments on the credibility of the Afghan government.] [Opposition candidate Abdullah ABDULLAH†- comments.] [Army spokesman Maj. Gen. ABBAS†- talks about the problems dealing with the insurgents.]

Harris, Dan;
Schifrin, Nick

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