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Iraq / Najaf Attacks #809142

FNC Evening News for Friday, Aug 20, 2004
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(Studio: Shepard Smith) Report introduced.

(Pentagon: Bret Baier) The control of a Najaf, Iraq, shrine by Muqtada al-Sadr’s militiamen reported; details given about al-Sadr’s fighters using a holy shrine as operating base, police arresting militiamen in a shrine, al-Sadr not being found, and the status of missing journalist Micah Garen%; scenes shown of militiamen. [Aide to radical cleric Sheikh Jaber al-KHAFAJI@ [through translator] - says American freedom and democracy is encroaching on the holy places.]

Reporter(s):
Smith, Shepard;
Baier, Bret
Duration:
00:02:40

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