Search the Archive

Iraq / Pre-Election Violence / Prisoner Abuse #777550

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 19, 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.

(Washington: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Baghdad: Jim Maceda) A series of coordinated attacks in Iraq as the election nears featured; scenes shown of car bombing sites in Baghdad & elsewhere and of the delivery of ballots & ballot boxes from Canada; Internet video shown of 2 executed Iraqis. [Terrorism expert Sajjan GOHEL†- explains the attacks are aimed at preventing the elections.] [Iraqi election official Farid AYAR†- expresses doubt about postponing the elections.]

(Studio: Brian Williams) The court-martial in Germany for British soldiers accused of abusing Iraqi prisoners in Basra noted; photos shown.

Williams, Brian;
Maceda, Jim

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.