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Iraq / ISIS Crisis / US Role / A Discussion #1070713

CNN Evening News for Friday, Aug 22, 2014
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The US air strikes against ISIS in Iraq after the execution of American journalist James Foley noted. [Deputy national security adviser Ben RHODES†- says we will deal with the ISIS threat.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper; Pentagon: Barbara Starr) The prospects for US air strikes against ISIS inside Syria, the possible involvement of European nations in actions discussed.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's Fran Townsend and former CIA/FBI official Philip Mudd about ISIS. [From Memphis, MUDD - comments on the adversary ISIS, who wants an attack; affirms we can do it from the air.] [TOWNSEND - says it makes no sense to just carry out air strikes in Iraq, but not Syria; suggests a coalition is being built.]

Cooper, Anderson;
Starr, Barbara

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