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Nightline #992829

ABC Special for Tuesday, May 03, 2011

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  • Taped segment with Jake Tapper (ABC), CIA Director Leon Panetta, White House Press Secretary Jay Carney, and Rep. Joe Heck re: the US military operation in Pakistan that resulted in the death of Osama Bin Laden.
  • Taped segment with Nick Schifrin (ABC) re: Osama Bin Laden’s residence where he was found and killed.
  • Taped segment with Brian Ross (ABC), author Steve Coll, former CIA counterterroriam analyst Phil Mudd, Carney, and former counterterrorism official Richard Clarke, and a brief live discussion between Terry Moran (ABC) and Ross re: the final moments of Osama bin Laden’s life, and information retrieved from his compound about his possible ongoing involvement in al-Qaeda terrorist activities.
  • Taped segment with Terry Moran (ABC), President Barack Obama, Clarke, and then President Jimmy Carter re: the difficult decisions made by President Obama related to Sunday’s mission to get Osama Bin Laden, and similar decisions made by former US presidents.
  • Reporter(s):
    Tapper, Jake;
    Schifrin, Nick;
    Ross, Brian

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