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Iraq / Operation Lightning #791258

CNN Evening News for Monday, May 30, 2005
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(Studio: Rick Sanchez) The crash of an Iraqi military aircraft in Diyala Province, Iraq, reported; map shown; scenes shown from the site of a suicide bombing in Hillah.

(Pentagon: Jamie McIntyre) The slow start for Operation Lightning reviewed. [Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman Gen. Richard MYERS†- talks about the cooperation within the Iraqi government for the security situation.] [Army Brig. Gen. Daniel BOLGER†- says the Iraqis have had enough; cites the Iraqi force's leading role in Operation Lightning.]

(Studio: Rick Sanchez) Memorial Day services at Arlington National Cemetery shown. [President BUSH - speaks about the scale of heroism & sacrifice to protect America.]

Sanchez, Rick;
McIntyre, Jamie

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