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Iraq War / Christian Refugees #848205

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 02, 2007
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(Washington: Katie Couric) Report introduced.

(Chicago: Byron Pitts) The story of Iraqi Christians who have come to the US featured; scenes shown from a church on the north side of Chicago. [Iraqi Christian Rita OISHA††- says Iraq is dangerous; explains how her father paid off threats & was gunned down; hopes her family can join her.] [After church, CHURCHGOER - comments on Iraq.] [Immigration lawyer Robert DeKELAITA††- says Mesopotamia has become a "cradle of death"; notes Christians are being targeted throughout Iraq.]

Couric, Katie;
Pitts, Byron

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