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Hurricane Katrina / State of Emergency / New Orleans / Wagenaar Interview #801899

CNN Evening News for Thursday, Sep 01, 2005
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(Studio: Aaron Brown) Helicopters arriving at the airport in New Orleans shown.

(Studio: Aaron Brown) Telephone interview held with New Orleans corps of engineers Col. Richard Wagenaar about the levee repair effort. [Voice of WAGENAAR - says we have made progress on closing the end of the 17th Street canal; explains how the canals are being filled & the different challenges in dealing with the three canal problems; comments on the security problems & "rules of engagement" in dealing with civilians.]

Reporter(s):
Brown, Aaron
Duration:
00:05:40

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