Search the Archive

Iraq / Zarqawi / Attacks #791010

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, May 24, 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.

(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Pentagon: Jim Miklaszewski) Skepticism of reports that Abu Mussab al-Zarqawi, a wanted terror leader in Iraq, is wounded detailed.

(Studio: Brian Williams) Figures on deaths from car bombings in Iraq cited.

(Baghdad: Richard Engel) Operation Squeeze Play, aimed at ridding Baghdad of car bombers, featured; scenes shown from sites where US soldiers & a girls school were targeted and of US troops searching for vehicles that might be passed to suicide bombers; statistics cited on car bombings; details given of new tactics involving decoy cars and remote-control detonation. [3rd Infantry Division Lt. Col. Dave FUNK†, Lt. Mike HUDSON†- comment on the operation to find & destroy these networks.]

Williams, Brian;
Miklaszewski, Jim;
Engel, Richard

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.