ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 29, 2006
View other clips in this broadcast →
Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.
(Studio & New York: Charles Gibson) The three options for the US in Iraq listed. The views of "Newsweek International" editor Fareed Zakaria, retired Army Gen. Jack Keane & Council on Foreign Relations president Richard Haass about what is next for Iraq presented. [KEANE - assesses the initial US strategy & the need for changes since the current strategy is not working; opposes pulling out now because it will fracture the country.] [ZAKARIA - says we are now dealing with a civil war; states sustainable fire power cannot be done & we are in a civil war being shot at by both sides; comments on a "push & pull" strategy; opposes adding more troops.] [HAASS - says US policy is now the "last hurrah" since the challenges cannot be met; calls strengthening Iraqi national institutions unrealistic; comments on a phased withdrawal.]
Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.
Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.