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Iraq War / Sunni Vs. Shiite #879332

CNN Evening News for Thursday, Nov 29, 2007
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[In the Republican debate, Senator John McCAIN - says we are winning the war in Iraq.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Keeping Them Honest report on the issue of a turnaround in the war in Iraq introduced.

(Baghdad: Michael Ware) The political situation in Iraq featured; scenes shown from a Baghdad Sunni neighborhood where people were tortured and killed by Al Qaeda until the Sunni insurgents allied with the US; details given of the need for reconciliation between the Sunni and Shiite sects now that there has been some success in cutting back the violence. [In the street, Iraqi army Brig. Gen. Abdullah al-JOBORI†- {thru reporter's translation} comments on the sect situation.] The extent of mistrust between Iraqis and the Iraqi government noted and how the reconciliation is not going to result in a power sharing discussed.

Reporter(s):
Cooper, Anderson;
Ware, Michael
Duration:
00:06:10

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