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Iraq / Funding Debate / Unrest #739944

NBC Evening News for Friday, Oct 17, 2003
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Capitol: Chip Reid) Congressional approval of President Bush’s funding request for Iraq featured; details given about the agreement within Congress that some of the money for rebuilding Iraq should be a loan rather than a grant and Bush’s lobbying for the money. [Senator Ted STEVENS†- comments.] [Senators Saxby CHAMBLISS†, Lindsey GRAHAM†- oppose Bush’s request.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) A gun battle in Karbala resulting in 3 American deaths and a demonstration by Shiite protestors in Sadr City reported; scenes shown.

Brokaw, Tom;
Reid, Chip

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