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Iraq / Hostages / Marine, Filipino #759890

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Jul 07, 2004
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced. Note: local weather bulletin & map on screen.

(Pentagon: Jim Miklaszewski) The fate of missing US Marine Cpl. Wassef Hassoun, who disappeared mysteriously from his base in Iraq last month, featured; details given about a call claiming Hassoun was released & of the possibility the kidnapping claim is a hoax. [Secretary of State Colin POWELL - comments on the unconfirmed reports received.] [Terrorism expert Steve EMERSON††- says we have no idea what is going on.]

(Studio: Brian Williams) Another hostage threat in Iraq reported; scenes shown of a Filipino hostage & his masked captors.

Williams, Brian;
Miklaszewski, Jim

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