Search the Archive

Asia / Tsunami Disaster #775735

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Jan 02, 2005
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws. For any such use, please visit NBC NEWS Archives XPRESS.

(Sri Lanka: John Seigenthaler) New images shot by a German tourist of the tsunami approaching the beach in Thailand shown.

(Galle, Sri Lanka: Ned Colt) The disaster zone in Indonesia & incoming relief aid featured; scenes shown of US helicopters bringing in food, of the destruction, of injured survivors & of Secretary of State Colin Powell & Florida Governor Jeb Bush boarding a flight to the region. [Navy Capt. Larry BURT†- calls the destruction horrific.] [UNICEF executive director Carol BELLAMY†- talks about the number of children who lost parents.] [POWELL - outlines the mission of helping the countries to deliver the aid.]

(Sri Lanka: John Seigenthaler) Report introduced.

(Banda Aceh, Indonesia: John Irvine) The total loss in the villages of Banda Aceh, Sumatra, Indonesia, featured; scenes shown of the wasteland communities where only the mosques are standing & of people checking bodies.

(Sri Lanka: John Seigenthaler) The impact of the tsunami on Sri Lanka featured; scenes shown of damaged buildings along the beach in a fishing village.

Seigenthaler, John;
Colt, Ned;
Irvine, John

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.