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Afghanistan War / Corpse Photos #1020499

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 18, 2012
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Pentagon: Jim Miklaszewski) The controversy over "Los Angeles Times" photographs taken 2 years ago of American soldiers in Afghanistan posing with body parts examined; photo shown; details given about other recent scandals; response from “Time” editor Davan Maharaj† quoted. [Secretary of Defense Leon PANETTA - says the behavior violates our regulations and our core values.] [NBC military analyst retired Gen. Barry McCAFFREY†- says the platoon sergeant, lieutenant and captain ought to be held accountable.] [Medal of Honor recipient retired Col. Jack JACOBS – says the Taliban, Al Qaeda, enemies of the US need no encouragement to come after us.]

Reporter(s):
Williams, Brian;
Miklaszewski, Jim
Duration:
00:02:50

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