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Afghanistan War / US Deaths / Panetta Visit #997335

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Jul 09, 2011
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(Studio: Lester Holt) The death of an American soldier and a civilian in Afghanistan noted.

(Kabul, Afghanistan: Jim Miklaszewski) The first trip by Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta to Afghanistan featured; details given about the identification of Al Qaeda leaders from material found in the compound of Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden††, including Anwar al-Awlaki and the Christmas Day bomber. [PANETTA - talks about undermining Al Qaeda and having them on the run; states now is the moment to put pressure on them.] [International Security Assistance Force commander Gen. David PETRAEUS - comments on Al Qaeda.]

Reporter(s):
Holt, Lester;
Miklaszewski, Jim
Duration:
00:02:40

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