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Afghanistan War / Obama Speech / War Plan / A Discussion #953977

CNN Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 01, 2009
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) President Obama's speech to the nation on the strategy for the war in Afghanistan noted. [From West Point, OBAMA - says Afghanistan is not lost, but the Taliban has gained momentum & the security situation is more serious than anticipated; states it is in our vital interest to send 30,000 more troops to Afghanistan & our security is at stake in Pakistan & Afghanistan; outlines the core elements of our strategy.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's Christiane Amanpour, Nic Robertson, Michael Ware, Peter Bergen, Sanjay Gupta about Obama's speech & the situation in Afghanistan.

Cooper, Anderson

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