NBC Evening News for Friday, Mar 14, 2003
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(Washington: Bob Faw) The wave of bitterness toward France due to French President Jacques Chirac’s opposition to the administration’s Iraq plan featured; scenes shown of people pouring French wine into the gutter and of signs advertising “freedom fries.” [Representative Robert NEY, comedian Jay LENO- comment.] [“New York Post” Steve DUNLEAVY- says they don’t remember what the US & Britain did for them.] [French ambassador Jean-David LEVITTE- says we’ll do whatever possible to improve our ties.] [Brookings Institution Justin VAISSE- says France is willing to say aloud what other countries think privately.] [Intelligence expert James BAMFORD- says France has been helpful in the war on terror.] [Council on Foreign Relations Leslie GELB- talks about bad passions.]
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