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Chicago, Illinois / NATO Summit / Afghanistan / Protests #1022469

NBC Evening News for Sunday, May 20, 2012
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(Studio: Lester Holt) Reports introduced.

(Chicago: John Yang) The protests in Chicago at the time of the NATO summit featured; scenes shown of the demonstrators clashing with police; details given about the hacking of the city's Websites.

(Studio: Lester Holt) Report introduced.

(Chicago: Chuck Todd) President Obama's summit with the NATO alliance about the war in Afghanistan featured; scenes shown of Obama with his fellow heads of state; details given about the costs of security in hard economic times and US-Pakistan relations here. [President OBAMA - says we are working to achieve a transition to Afghan leadership.] [Afghanistan's President Hamid KARZAI - hopes for an end of this war.] [NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh RASMUSSEN††- comments on Afghan security forces.] A statement in the "Chicago Tribune" from Mitt Romney noted. [Senator Lindsey GRAHAM - comments on Afghanistan.]

Holt, Lester;
Yang, John;
Todd, Chuck

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