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Afghanistan War / Holbrooke Death #982644

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 14, 2010
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(Studio: Katie Couric) Photo of President Obama with his security team to chart the course for the war in Afghanistan without US special envoy to Afghanistan Richard Holbrooke††, who died, shown. [OBAMA - calls Holbrooke a giant of foreign policy.] Holbrooke's collapse and death from heart problems reviewed; details given of his role in the peace in Bosnia and his clashes with Afghanistan's President Hamid Karzai. [State Department spokesman P.J. CROWLEY†- recounts Holbrooke's worry about Afghanistan.] [Secretary of State Hillary CLINTON - calls him a statesman.]
Couric, Katie

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