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Pakistan / Bin Laden Killing #993076

ABC Evening News for Thursday, May 05, 2011
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(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Report introduced.

(Washington: Pierre Thomas) The revelation of an Al Qaeda plot targeting trains on the 10th anniversary of 9/11 from the material gotten from Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden††'s compound examined; details given about the operation to derail a trains, a soft target, and about the document material. [Former counterterrorism official Richard CLARKE†- says you cannot guard all the railroad tracks.]

(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Report introduced.

(Islamabad, Pakistan: Jim Sciutto) The details about daily life for bin Laden in the compound that included the presence of three wives examined; details given about Yemeni wife Amal Ahmed Abdul Fatah† and two other wives, who are now being interrogated. [Former ISI commander Asad MUNIR†- comments on the approach to the questioning.] The warning from Pakistan to the US about such secret raids noted.

(Studio: Diane Sawyer) The famed photo of President Obama and his team in the situation room watching the Navy SEALs taking down bin Laden noted. [Secretary of State Hillary CLINTON - calls them intense minutes.]

Sawyer, Diane;
Thomas, Pierre;
Sciutto, Jim

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