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Afghanistan War / Obama's Strategy / Petraeus Interview / A Discussion (Part II) #954015

CNN Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 02, 2009
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Interview held with US Central Command Gen. David Petraeus about Afghanistan. [PETRAEUS - says the troops are trying to help reestablish the socializing structures in the villages & valleys of Afghanistan.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with US Inst. of Peace author Robin Wright, CNN's David Gergen, Chris Lawrence, Peter Bergen & Michael Ware about Afghanistan. [LAWRENCE - talks about the troops on the ground.] [BERGEN, WARE - talk about the situation in Helmand province.] [GERGEN - calls it "nation building lite" in President Obama's plan.] [WRIGHT - talks about the Taliban & helping on the local level.]

Cooper, Anderson

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