CNN Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 16, 2006
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(Jerusalem: Wolf Blitzer) Taped interview held with "New Yorker" writer Seymour Hirsch about his view that the US was in on it with Israel to launch air strikes against Hizballah; Hirsch's August 21 article quoted. [HIRSCH - says there had been talks between the US & Israel about going after Hizballah via strategic bombing; states Vice President Dick Cheney & the neo-conservatives wanted an air strike in Lebanon as a model for perhaps going after Iran by air; notes the target sites in Iran are dug in underground & that Iran has worked with Hizballah to help it survive.]
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