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Pakistan / Bin Laden Killed / A Discussion / Friedman Interview #992983

CNN Evening News for Monday, May 02, 2011
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The technical problems with the last report about the operation against Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden†† in Pakistan noted.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper; studio: Sanjay Gupta) The process by which the government was able to confirm a DNA match for the body of bin Laden by matching it to relatives discussed.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with "New York Times" columnist Tom Friedman about the death of bin Laden. [FRIEDMAN - says the good news is the Arab people have started the process of getting justice and self-rule via peaceful means in the uprisings; states the question is what the centrist "good guys" in the Middle East can do for themselves; notes Pakistan has to decide what kind of country it will be; comments on the "mansion" compound and who knew about it; raises questions about US policy since 9/11 and the huge bureaucracies we have created for security; notes Egypt is the heart and soul of the Arab world.]

Cooper, Anderson;
Gupta, Sanjay

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