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Iraq / ISIS / Mosul Dam / Foley Execution #1091257

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 19, 2014
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(Studio: Scott Pelley) Iraq’s new operation to take back territory from ISIS noted.

(Erbil, Iraq: Charlie D’Agata) The battle to take back Mosul dam reviewed; scenes shown of destroyed ISIS vehicles; details given about the role of Kurdish Peshmerga soldiers, US airstrikes and Iraqi forces. [Gen. Mansour BARZANI†† {through reporter's translation} – states it will be easier to control with American airstrikes.]

(Studio: Scott Pelley) Photo of American journalist James Foley before his execution by ISIS shown.

Pelley, Scott;
D’Agata, Charlie

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