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Iraq War / Refugees / Interpreters #852305

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Feb 14, 2007
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(Studio: Katie Couric) The new administration plan to let more Iraqi refugees come to the US noted.

(Baghdad: Lara Logan) The story of Iraqi interpreters, the eyes and ears of American soldiers who can be hunted down in Iraq, but are having trouble getting visas to go to the US, presented; statistics on the limited number of visa for the translators cited. [Interpreter "TIMMY" - calls it a contract for death.] [Army Sgt. Jason KRIEGER†- praises "Timmy" for protecting him.] [Interpreter "MOON" - says she has to hide like a rat.] [Army Reserve Sgt./Maj. Steve VALLEY†- says it is life or death.]

Couric, Katie;
Logan, Lara

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