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CNN Evening News for Wednesday, Feb 04, 2015
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) A report the US is moving military into Iraq to fight ISIS noted.

(Pentagon: Barbara Starr) The questions about the power of ISIS examined; details given of the pressure on Jordan's King Abdullah, the ISIS numbers with the influx of military fighters, the role of US military in rescuing downed pilots in the region. [Senator John MCCAIN - says we are not winning.] [Former Air Force intelligence officer retired Col. Cedric LEIGHTON@- says the air campaign has not rolled back ISIS.] [Secretary of Defense Chuck HAGEL - says problems are not fixed by military.] [Defense Secretary nominee Ashton CARTER@- comments on ISIS rule.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN analyst Bob Baer & retired Army Lt. Gen. Mark Hertling about ISIS capabilities. [HERTLING - says more strike aircraft will be added to the coalition; comments on the Arab nations in the coalition.] [BAER - comments on the pressure on Jordan's king from the tribes for revenge & how American support is needed beyond bombs.]

Cooper, Anderson;
Starr, Barbara

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