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In Depth (Afghanistan War) #792283

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 08, 2005
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Afghanistan: Ron Allen) The tenacious enemy facing US Marines in Afghanistan featured; scenes shown from eastern Afghanistan of Kilo Company, including a near-hit by an IED, and of a memorial for L/Cpl. Nick Kirven† & Cpl. Ricky Schoener†, who died in a firefight. [Kilo Company Lt. Col. Norm COOLING†- says finding the enemy is difficult.] [Kilo Company L/Cpl. Clinton JONES†- comments on the men who died.] [Kilo Company Cpl. John POLLANDER†- comments on the overshadowing of the war in Afghanistan by Iraq.]

Williams, Brian;
Allen, Ron

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