CBS Evening News for Friday, Dec 15, 2006
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(Studio: Katie Couric) Report introduced.
(Pentagon: David Martin) The military's request for more troops in Iraq examined; scenes shown of ceremonies for outgoing Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld & from Iraq; statistics on troop reinforcement cited. [BUSH - speaks.] [RUMSFELD - says our country has taken on a difficult task that is not hopeless.] Rumsfeld's 30,000 "snowflake" memos about the war mentioned. The task ahead for incoming Secretary of Defense Robert Gates noted.
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