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Iraq War / Blackwater Investigation #885230

CBS Evening News for Friday, Oct 12, 2007
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(Studio: Katie Couric) American soldiers contradicting the Blackwater security firm’s account of the shooting of civilians in Iraq noted.

(Baghdad: Elizabeth Palmer) Troubling accounts from people who spent time guarded by Blackwater presented; amateur videos shown. [Former political aide Adam HOBSON†- talks about seeing a Blackwater guard kill an Iraqi civilian.] [Former US official Janessa GANS†- says Blackwater hindered Iraq reconstruction with aggressive tactics.]

(Studio: Katie Couric) Upcoming “60 Minutes” interview with Blackwater CEO Eric Prince noted.

Couric, Katie;
Palmer, Elizabeth

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