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Terrorism / Are We Safer‡ #875242

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Oct 14, 2007
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(Studio: Lester Holt) An NBC News exclusive "Are We Safer‡" on whether the war in Iraq has made us safer from terrorism introduced.

(Baghdad: Richard Engel) Terrorism and the war in Iraq examined; scenes shown from a police detention center in Baghdad and from National Counterterrorism Center, where intelligence agencies share information in the fight against terrorism where men accused of terrorism are held; details given about what the Iraqi men said about why they attacked US forces. [President Bush's adviser on counterterrorism Fran TOWNSEND - says the threat level would have been worse had we not invaded Iraq.] [Center director retired Adm. Scott RAY - says we are not safer tactically.]

Holt, Lester;
Engel, Richard

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