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Iraq War / Wounded Veterans / Skiing #853778

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 20, 2006
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(Studio: Katie Couric) Report introduced.

(Breckenridge, Colorado: Harry Smith) The program initiated by the Wounded Warrior Project and Disabled Sports USA that teaches disabled Iraq veterans to ski featured; scenes shown from the slopes at Breckenridge, Colorado. [Amputee veteran Bill “Spanky” GIBSON†- describes the two roads he could take; states skiing is freedom.] [Wounded Warrior Project executive director John MELIA†- says this is the first mountain in their next step of recovery.] [Amputee veteran Natasha McKINNON†- reacts to skiing.]

Reporter(s):
Couric, Katie;
Smith, Harry
Duration:
00:03:10

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