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Ft. Hood, Texas / Shootings #961262

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Nov 19, 2009
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(Studio: Katie Couric) Report introduced.

(Washington: Bob Orr) The inquiry led by former Army Secretary Togo West† & former Navy chief Vern Clark into the shootings at Ft. Hood, Texas by Maj. Nidal Hasan updated; details given of the focus on Hasan’s background at a time when the military & intelligence communities are recruiting in Arab & Muslims communities; statistics on Muslims in the military cited; CIA recruitment ad shown. [Secretary of Defense Robert GATES – explains the point of the investigation.] [Sgt. Fahad KAMAL†- worries about backlash against Muslims.] [Activist Suehaila AMEN†- supports the CIA’s effort to reach out.]

Reporter(s):
Couric, Katie;
Orr, Bob
Duration:
00:02:20

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