Search the Archive

Syria / Civil War / End Game / A Discussion #1034428

CNN Evening News for Thursday, Nov 29, 2012
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio: Wolf Blitzer) Some images from the war in Syria after a strike on a residential area in Aleppo shown; details given of clashes with the Syrian military.

(Studio: Wolf Blitzer; Syria: Arwa Damon) The rebel shelling of the Aleppo airport, the shutdown of Internet and cellphone and landline telephone service and power in the country, the shelling in Aleppo, the government's artillery and air power and nearby discussed; war footage shown.

(Studio: Wolf Blitzer) Recent discussion held with CNN's Fran Townsend and former CIA officer Bob Baer about Syria. [TOWNSEND - comments on US consideration of helping the rebels, but it may be too late as it is a more dangerous situation as the regime of President Bashir al-Assad has taken down the Internet; notes civilians are being killed while the US stands by.] [BAER - suggests the administration's hand has been forced as Syria spins out of control: no organized opposition and weapons are going and the conflict may spread in the Middle East; asserts Syria is a key country.]

Reporter(s):
Blitzer, Wolf;
Damon, Arwa
Duration:
00:10:10

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.