CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jan 18, 2007
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(Studio: Katie Couric) The reaction to President Bush's plan for the war in Iraq introduced.
(Pentagon: David Martin) The withering attack from a panel of retired generals on plans to increase troop numbers in Iraq examined; scenes shown from hearings. [Retired US Central Command Gen. Joseph HOAR- criticizes the administration's handling of the war.] [Retired Gen, Barry McCAFFREY- says the counterinsurgency plan is a fool's errand.] [Retired Army Lt. Gen. William ODOM- doubts Sunnis or Shiites are committed.] [Former Army vice chief of staff retired Gen. Jack KEANE- questions Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki's government.]
(Studio: Katie Couric; Washington: Bob Schieffer) The view from Republican Congress members of the Bush plan & the upcoming non-binding vote on resolutions questioning the plan discussed.
(Studio: Katie Couric) The complaint from Maliki about the shortage of money to train & equip Iraq troops noted.
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