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Iraq / Pre-Election Violence #777565

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 19, 2005
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(Washington: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Baghdad: David Hawkins) A series of pre-election attacks in Iraq featured; scenes shown from Baghdad of 5 attack sites, some of which were claimed by Abu Mussab al-Zarqawi. [1st Cavalry Col. Mike MURRAY†- describes the blast outside the Australian Embassy.] [University of London Michael CLARKE†- says if they {insurgents} can make Iraq look ungovernable, the Americans will get the blame.]

(Studio: Dan Rather; London: David Martin) The situation in Iraq in the run-up to the elections discussed.

Rather, Dan;
Hawkins, David;
Martin, David

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