Closed captioning of: Petraeus works to set new tone in Afghanistan
in afghanistan where the new man in charge general
spoke publically today about how difficult the mission is likely to be and how important it is for
and civilians to work together. richard, good evening.
good evening, lester. today
tried to set a new tone for relations between the military and civilian leaders here in kabul. relations that were damaged by that "
" article and comments by general stanley mcchrystal insulting his civilian bosses. absolutely a different message today from
. he talked of cooperation, speaking at the embassy. the
here carl eikenberry presented
with a symbolic pass, an
to the embassy, and said he was welcome 24/ 7.
this is an effort which we must achieve unity of effort and common purpose.
more fallout from the "
" article. secretary gates said interactions between journalists and top military commanders would have to be approved by the pentagon. it could limit the amount of access we get here in kabul.
in afghanistan tonight,