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Iraq War / Obama Trip #899226

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Jul 20, 2008
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(Studio: Lester Holt) Report introduced.

(Baghdad: Andrea Mitchell) The differences in the view on the war in Iraq held by Senators Barack Obama and John McCain on the eve of Obama's visit to Iraq examined; details given of Obama's emphasis on Afghanistan while McCain emphasizes the importance of Iraq in the war on terrorism and of Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki's call for US troops to withdraw. Why Obama's trip is getting so much media attention discussed.

Reporter(s):
Holt, Lester;
Mitchell, Andrea
Duration:
00:02:20

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