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Iraq War / Bush Plan #856223

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Jan 18, 2007
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(Studio: Brian Williams) The criticism from a group of retired generals, including NBC News military analyst Gen. Barry McCaffrey, of the administration’s Iraq war strategy noted. [At hearing, McCAFFREY††- criticizes the planned troop surge.]

(White House: David Gregory) The mounting tension between the US and Iraq examined; statements from Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki in response to remarks by President Bush and Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice quoted. [January 11, RICE – says he knows his government is on borrowed time.] [“Washington Post” columnist David IGNATIUS†- comments on the divide between the administration’s and Maliki’s goals.] [BUSH – comments on Maliki’s request for arms and training for Iraqi troops.] [White House press secretary Tony SNOW – says Maliki’s deeds have been impressive.]

Williams, Brian;
Gregory, David

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