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Afghanistan / Journalists’ Deaths #1068387

CBS Evening News for Friday, Apr 04, 2014
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(Studio: Scott Pelley) Report introduced.

(Kabul: Charlie D’Agata) The shooting in Afghanistan of AP journalists Anja Niedringhaus††, who was killed, and Kathy Gannon†† on the day before the elections reviewed; scenes shown from Kabul; details given about the status of Afghan security and the belief that the shooting was in retaliation for the deaths of civilians in a NATO air strike. [Presidential candidate Ashraf GHANI††- speaks against violence.] What is known about the gunman discussed.

(Studio: Scott Pelley) The number of journalists killed covering the wars in Iraq & Afghanistan cited.

Pelley, Scott;
D’Agata, Charlie

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