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Campaign 2008 / Obama / Berlin Speech / A Discussion #899563

CNN Evening News for Thursday, Jul 24, 2008
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Report introduced.

(Berlin: Candy Crowley) The speech from presidential candidate Senator Barack Obama on the global stage in Berlin, Germany, featured; scenes shown of the massive crowd. [OBAMA - says is the moment to defeat terrorism and we cannot shrink from our responsibilities: dismantle the terror networks; states the Afghan people need our troops and yours to help them rebuild and the need to bring the war in Iraq to a close; indicates this is our moment, our time.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's Candy Crowley and Christiane Amanpour about Obama's speech; inset scenes shown from the speech. [AMANPOUR - says it was a huge, eager crowd that reacted receptively, but was not wild and euphoric; outlines the subjects Obama talked about: the war, human rights, cooperation between the US and Europe.] [CROWLEY - says the important issue is the US reputation overseas with the message being I am the guy to do it; states this was a very grand setting.]

Cooper, Anderson;
Crowley, Candy

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