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Iraq War / Rumsfeld vs. the Generals #828777

CBS Evening News for Friday, Apr 14, 2006
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(Washington: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.

(White House: Jim Axelrod) The reaction from President Bush and Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld to calls from 6 retired generals for Rumsfeld’s resignation because of mistakes made in Iraq featured; Bush’s statement quoted. [From “The Early Show,” retired Maj. Gen. John BATISTE†; in March, retired Maj. Gen. Paul EATON†- criticize Rumsfeld and his handling of the war.] [On Al Arabiya TV, RUMSFELD – states the disagreement doesn’t surprise him.] The likelihood of more criticism from Congressmembers discussed.

(Washington: Bob Schieffer) The deaths of 2 Marines in combat in Iraq's Al Anbar province reported.

Schieffer, Bob;
Axelrod, Jim

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