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Iraq / Crisis #1123861

NBC Evening News for Monday, Jun 16, 2014
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(Studio: Brian Williams) The latest developments in Iraq with terrorists moving across the country reviewed.

(Baghdad: Richard Engel) The advance of militants toward Baghdad featured; scenes shown of captured Iraqi soldiers swearing allegiance to the militants, an execution, militants marching in Mosul, and air strikes by the Iraqi army; details given about the tension in Baghdad. [Shop owner Jamel KARESH‡ {through reporter's translation}- says we expect bombings will come at any minute.]

(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Washington: Andrea Mitchell) The US response to the crisis updated; details given about the deployment of security personnel to secure the embassy in Baghdad and talks between Deputy Secretary of State William Burns and Iran's Foreign Minister Javad Zarif††; scenes shown of Iran’s Quds Force in Baghdad. [Secretary of State John KERRY – says we’re open to discussions if Iran is going to respect the integrity and sovereignty of Iraq.]

Williams, Brian;
Engel, Richard;
Mitchell, Andrea

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