Turning to what hard news there was, when President George Bush warned that Taliban guerrillas were planning a spring offensive in Afghanistan, ABC's Brian Ross offered an update on the fighting there. He identified abu-Yahya al-Libi as a new field commander of guerrilla forces. The US had arrested al-Libi eighteen months ago but he escaped from the "heavily-fortified US military prison" at Bagram Air Force Base. Now al-Libi is thought to be preparing his spring offensive at an al-Qaeda base in Pakistan.
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