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Iraq War / Baghdad / Security #854201

CBS Evening News for Monday, Mar 05, 2007
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(Studio: Katie Couric) A suicide car bombing in Baghdad, Iraq, reported; scenes shown.

(Baghdad: Allen Pizzey) The security crackdown in Baghdad's Sadr City featured; scenes shown from the latest front in Operation Imposing Law, where Iraqi troops now outnumber American troops; details given of the role of Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr's militia and of the Iraqi reaction to having 24-hour bases there. [82nd Airborne Div. Maj. Jeff PEARSON†- says the focus is on developing relationships with the local population.] [82nd Airborne Div. Lt. Col. Vann SMILEY†- calls for patience.]

Couric, Katie;
Pizzey, Allen

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