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World War II / Pearl Harbor / Franklin Delano Roosevelt's Speech / Tibbets and Ambrose Interview #655830

CNN Evening News for Friday, Dec 07, 2001
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(Studio: Aaron Brown) *President Franklin Roosevelt's speech following the attack on Pearl Harbor presented. [ROOSEVELT - says December 7, 1941 is a date that will live in infamy when America was attacked by the empire of Japan.]

(Studio: Aaron Brown) Live interview held with Brigadier General Paul Tibbets, who commanded the Enola Gay, which dropped the atomic bomb on Japan and founder of National D-Day Museum historian Stephen Ambrose. [TIBBETS - says he has no reservations about dropping the bomb on Hiroshima.] [AMBROSE - comments on the parallels between 1941 and 2001 America and the feeling of unity of December 7 and September 11; says the racial hatred made the war in the Pacific more bitter than the war in Europe.]

Brown, Aaron

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