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Iraq / Checkpoint Shooting / Versions #782506

CBS Evening News for Monday, Mar 07, 2005
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Baghdad: Kimberly Dozier) The differing accounts of what happened when US troops in Iraq fired on the car carrying Italian journalist Giuliana Sgrena, who had just been freed by kidnappers, & agent Nicola Calipari†, who was killed in the attack, compared; animation shown; details given of criticism that US troops are too quick to fire; photos shown of a US patrol’s attack on an Iraqi family. [Voice of SGRENA – says a tank started to shoot without any sign or light.]

(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Rome: Allen Pizzey) The challenge for the Italian government to satisfy the demand for punishment for the American soldiers while maintaining support for the coalition in Iraq examined; scenes shown of the state funeral for Calipari.

Rather, Dan;
Dozier, Kimberly;
Pizzey, Allen

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