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Pakistan / Earthquake #806047

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 11, 2005
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(Studio: Brian Williams) The suffering & devastation in Asia after a massive earthquake noted; aerial scenes shown; scenes shown of the crack in the earth in New Delhi, India; figures on the dead & injured cited.

(Muzaffarabad, Pakistan: Ned Colt) Relief efforts in the quake zone featured; scenes shown of US helicopters bringing aid & taking out the injured, people fighting over supplies, British & German rescue teams at a collapsed school. [In Muzaffarabad, WOMAN – comments on the lack of power & water.] [Volunteer Abdul WAHID‡- comments on the theft of aid supplies.] The suspension of the airlift due to the bad weather noted.

(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Balakot, Pakistan: Bill Neely) Rescue operations at schools in Balakot, Pakistan, featured; scenes shown of a French team rescuing a boy they located with cameras & children’s bodies in the rain.

Williams, Brian;
Colt, Ned;
Neely, Bill

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