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Syria / Crackdown #1013920

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Feb 04, 2012
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(Studio: Lester Holt) The crisis in Syria with attempts to crush the anti-government uprising introduced.

(Cairo: Ayman Mohyeldin) The attack in Homs, Syria, featured; activist footage of the devastation, fighting and mourning and protests at embassies around the world shown; details given about how China and Russia are blocking any U.N. action. [Voice of activist Danny Abdul DAYEM†- describes what happened.] [Syrian British Solidarity Campaign Abdul Wahab OMAR†- comments on the demonstrations.]

(Studio: Lester Holt) Report introduced.

(Washington: Andrea Mitchell) Where things stand at the U.N., Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's tough meeting with her Russian counterpart and no plans for the US to go it alone in Syria reviewed. [US Ambassador to U.N. Susan RICE - complains about the intransigence.]

Holt, Lester;
Mohyeldin, Ayman;
Mitchell, Andrea

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