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In Depth (National Intelligence Estimate) #857144

NBC Evening News for Friday, Feb 02, 2007
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(Studio: Brian Williams) The crash of another US Army helicopter in Iraq reported.

(Washington: Andrea Mitchell) The grim assessment of the situation in Iraq outlined in the National Intelligence Estimate {NIE} reviewed; details given of the conclusions on sectarian violence, the overall war and Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki. [Secretary of Defense Robert GATES†- reacts to calling the conflict a civil war.] [January 24 on CNN, Vice President Dick CHENEY†- says we will continue to have enormous successes.] [Brookings Institution Michael O’HANLON†- says there is no doubt Iraq could simply collapse.] [Terrorism analyst Roger CRESSEY†- downplays the role of Iran and Syria.]

Williams, Brian;
Mitchell, Andrea

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