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Iraq War / Najaf / Street Scenes #725358

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Apr 03, 2003
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(An Najaf: Dana Lewis) The 101st Airborne Division’s continued search in Najaf for Iraqi soldiers and paramilitary fighters featured; details given about the near-chaos that ensued when an angry crowd thought the Americans were storming the Ali mosque; scenes shown of the volatile scene at the mosque, of weapons abandoned by fleeing Iraqi soldiers and of a civilian warning the Americans of land mines. [101st Airborne Sgt. Joshua CORREA†- describes his vehicle hitting a land mine.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(With the 1st Marines in Iraq: Dexter Filkins) The reactions to American troops of Iraqi civilians in towns & cities along the road to Baghdad described.

Brokaw, Tom;
Lewis, Dana;
Filkins, Dexter

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