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Iraq / Amnesty Law / Beheading Video Hoax #793785

FNC Evening News for Saturday, Aug 07, 2004
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(Studio: Patti Ann Browne) Report introduced.

(Baghdad: Caroline Shively) The day’s events in Iraq reviewed; details given about interim Iraqi Prime Minister Iyad Allawi’s offer of amnesty to insurgents involved in minor crimes. [ALLAWI, Iraqi minister Adnan al-JANABI† {thru translator} – announce the amnesty offer.] [2 IRAQIS - react.]

(Studio: Patti Ann Browne) Report introduced.

(Los Angeles: Adam Housley) The hoax involving a report that an American was beheaded in Iraq examined; scenes shown from the "kidnap" video. [Staged hoax, Ben VANDERFORD†- explains the intention of tricking the press.]

Browne, Patti Ann;
Shively, Caroline;
Housley, Adam

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