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Iraq / Casualties / US Policy #736308

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 26, 2003
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(Studio: John Roberts) Report introduced.

(Baghdad: David Hawkins) A turning point for US troops in Iraq as the number of casualties since before President Bush announced the end of combat was surpassed by the number of casualties since then featured; details given of two deadly ambushes; scenes shown from an ambush site near Baghdad and of US troops on patrol in Tikrit and Fallujah.

(Studio: John Roberts) Report introduced.

(White House: Wyatt Andrews) Criticism of Bush’s management in post-war Iraq featured. [At the American Legion convention, BUSH – says this nation will press on to victory.] [Presidential candidates Howard DEAN†, John KERRY†- criticize Bush’s Iraq policy.]

Roberts, John;
Hawkins, David;
Andrews, Wyatt

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