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Iraq War / Funding / Cheney Visit #860105

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, May 09, 2007
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(Studio: Katie Couric) A new veto threat in response to a new war funding bill for Iraq reported.

(Baghdad: Mark Strassmann) The visit to Iraq by Vice President Dick Cheney to get Iraqi leaders to resolve their differences and create a framework for a political settlement featured; scenes shown of anti-US protests; details given about politics and sectarianism between Sunnis and Shiites. [In Baghdad, CHENEY - says it is important to move on the issues without delay.] [Iraqi assistance group commander Brig. Gen. Dana PITTARD - talks about the threat to Iraqi military men.]

Couric, Katie;
Strassmann, Mark

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