× The Vanderbilt Television News Archive is currently closed to in-person research, but is still fulfilling loan requests. For the latest information about COVID-19 (coronavirus disease), visit vu.edu/coronavirus.
Search the Archive

Iraq / Militants Advance / Oil Fields #1067192

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 18, 2014
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: David Muir) Report introduced.

(Baghdad: Martha Raddatz) The advance of the militants in Iraq to the oil fields featured; BBC scenes shown of the deadly battleground; details given of the limited options for President Obama and US surveillance capabilities. [Secretary of Defense Chuck HAGEL - says it is up to the Iraqis.] [Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin DEMPSEY†- says bombing a convoy is hard.]

(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.

(Los Angeles: Cecilia Vega) The rising gas prices due to events in Iraq and the prospects for a rise in the gasoline tax to pay for roads examined; scenes shown from a California gas station; statistics cited.

Reporter(s):
Muir, David;
Raddatz, Martha;
Vega, Cecilia
Duration:
00:04:00

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.