CBS Evening News for Friday, Aug 25, 2006
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.
(Washington: Wyatt Andrews) The Army’s measures to ensure families of fallen soldiers learn the truth about how their loved ones died examined; details given of the review of hundreds of deaths, including Pat Tillman, who was killed by friendly fire in Afghanistan, & Patrick McCaffrey, who was murdered by Iraqi forces he was training. [Lt. Col. Pat GAWKINS- comments on the order for field commanders to investigate every death.] [Voice of mother Mary TILLMAN- says they know there are cases they haven’t been honest about.] [Mother Nadia McCAFFREY- says it’s her right to hear the truth.]
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