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Iraq War / Iran, Prison Raid / War Plan #861629

NBC Evening News for Sunday, May 27, 2007
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(Studio: Lester Holt) Reports introduced.

(Baghdad: Ian Williams) The agenda for US-Iranian talks on Monday about the war in Iraq previewed and a US raid on an Al Qaeda prison reviewed; scenes shown from the site of a US raid in Baghdad's Sadr City against an insurgent cell; details given about the status of two US troops {Alex Jimenez and Byron Fouty†} abducted two weeks ago. [Lt. Col. Christopher GARVER - says our troops are out in the streets.] The US casualties for the month of May noted.

(Studio: Lester Holt) Report introduced.

(White House: John Yang) The pressure from Republicans on President Bush about the war in Iraq featured; scenes shown of the annual bikers rally in Washington, DC. [On "Face the Nation," Senator Jeff SESSIONS - says we should draw down numbers.] [On CNN, Representative Duncan HUNTER; on "Face the Nation," Senator Carl LEVIN - offer suggestions forgetting our guys home.] [Military analyst retired Col. Jack JACOBS†- questions the current mission.] The US-Iran talks about Iraq discussed.

Holt, Lester;
Williams, Ian;
Yang, John

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