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Afghanistan War / Strategy Review #988903

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Dec 16, 2010
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(Studio: Katie Couric) President Obama’s review of the strategy for the war in Afghanistan introduced.

(Pentagon: David Martin) The war review examined; details given about the status of Afghan forces and government, and Obama’s timetable for a withdrawal. [OBAMA - says we are on the offensive targeting the Taliban and its leaders; says there is a need for political and economic progress.] [Secretary of Defense Robert GATES – notes the impact of the flooding in Pakistan.]

Reporter(s):
Couric, Katie;
Martin, David
Duration:
00:02:40

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