Networks Planning Special Reports For Trump’s Afghanistan Remarks

By Chris Ariens 

ABC, CBS and NBC will give up part of their Monday prime time to Pres. Trump as he addresses the nation on a new Afghanistan strategy.

The president will deliver the remarks at 9 p.m. ET from Fort Myer in Arlington, Virginia. This is his first prime time address in his 7-month presidency.

CBS says Anthony Mason will anchor and Major Garrett will report from the White House. George Stephanopoulos will anchor for ABC. Lester Holt will anchor for NBC with Andrea Mitchell and Chuck Todd contributing along with Hallie Jackson at Fort Myer.

The cable news networks will also carry extensive coverage.