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Iraq War / Petraeus / Convoy Attack #850214

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 23, 2007
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(Washington: Charles Gibson) Statement from Gen. David Petraeus, President Bush's nominee to be top commander in Iraq, about the new mission in Iraq & the crash in central Iraq of a Blackwater USA helicopter after it was shot down over a Sunni neighborhood noted.

(Baghdad: Chris Cuomo) An attack on a routine US convoy patrol in Ghazaliya in northwest Baghdad featured; scenes shown of a faceless body in the road, small arms fire, more wrapped, booby-trapped bodies & the actual IED explosion near the military vehicle. [410th Military Police Co. Capt. Jay SAMA†- comments on the attack.]

(Washington: Charles Gibson) The aftermath of the convoy attack noted.

Gibson, Charles;
Cuomo, Chris

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