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NBC Evening News for Monday, Feb 11, 2013
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(Studio: Brian Williams) President Obama shown awarding the Medal of Honor to retired Army S/Sgt. Clint Romesha†.

(Pentagon: Jim Miklaszewski) Romesha’s actions during a battle against the Taliban at Combat Outpost Keating in Afghanistan in 2009 reviewed; footage and Taliban video shown; details given about how he organized a search party for the missing despite being injured; scenes shown of the emotional medal ceremony at the White House; photos shown of the fallen soldiers. [ROMESHA – recounts what happened in Afghanistan.] [OBAMA – says this is what these soldiers did for each other in sacrifice driven by pure love.]

Williams, Brian;
Miklaszewski, Jim

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