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Holbrooke Death #982628

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 14, 2010
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(Studio: George Stephanopoulos) The death of US special envoy to Afghanistan Richard Holbrooke†† reported. {Note: local weather closings on screen.}

(Washington: Martha Raddatz) Holbrooke's 40-year career as an American diplomat, including in Afghanistan, reviewed; statements from Joint Chiefs chairman Adm. Mike Mullen, US, coalition forces in Afghanistan Gen. David Petraeus and Senator John Kerry quoted. [In October, HOLBROOKE - talks about Afghanistan's President Hamid Karzai.] [Secretary of State Hillary CLINTON - praise Holbrooke.]

(Studio: George Stephanopoulos; White House: Jake Tapper) President Obama's meeting with his national security team after Holbrooke's death about the war in Afghanistan and the challenges there discussed; photo shown of the meeting.

Stephanopoulos, George;
Raddatz, Martha;
Tapper, Jake

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