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Pakistan / Bin Laden Killing / Facial Recognition / A Successor #993392

CNN Evening News for Friday, May 06, 2011
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) A view of the noisy construction site at Ground Zero in New York City presented. The plans to release more information tomorrow on the intelligence material taken from Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden††'s compound noted.

(Ground Zero: Sanjay Gupta) How facial recognition software was used to identity bin Laden works presented; visual examples shown. [International Biometric Group Olga RASKIN†- shows some photo images and how the facial system can be fooled.] How the technology can be confused discussed.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) A rally in Abbottabad, Pakistan, and shown.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper; Los Angeles: Peter Bergen) The drone strike in Yemen against terrorist Anwar al-Awlaki, who is a newcomer to the jihadi scene and the role for Al Qaeda number 2 man Ayman al-Zawahiri, who is not well liked, discussed.

Reporter(s):
Cooper, Anderson;
Gupta, Sanjay;
Bergen, Peter
Duration:
00:10:00

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