Tonight on Special Report with Brit Hume:

Jim Angle reports: President Bush meets with Italian Premier Silvio Berlusconi and Saudi Arabia's Foreign Minister Prince Saud al-Faisal. We'll have the latest on what was discussed. Also, White House officials say the diplomatic effort to disarm Iraq is in its "final phase."

Guest preview: Retired Gen. Tom McInerney gives us his take on Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld's role at the Pentagon.


• Four U.S. soldiers are killed when their Black Hawk helicopter crashes during a training mission in eastern Afghanistan. The cause is being investigated.

• The Senate Finance Committee unanimously endorses railroad executive John Snow's nomination as treasury secretary.

• Senate Judiciary Committee members vote on a 10-9 party line vote to confirm attorney Miguel Estrada to become the first Hispanic on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia.

Details on these stories and more on Special Report with Brit Hume.
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