Search the Archive

China / Tibet Crackdown #899830

NBC Evening News for Friday, Mar 14, 2008
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws. For any such use, please visit NBC NEWS Archives XPRESS.

(Studio: Ann Curry) Report introduced.

(London: Dawna Friesen) The violent protests in Tibet against Chinese rule featured; photos shown of the chaos in Lhasa; details given of the crackdown on monks; statement from the Dalai Lama quoted. [Voice of “The Economist” James MILES†- describes the situation.] [Tibetan government in exile representative to the E.U. Tenzin WANGMO DUNCHU†- says we do not know how many were shot or injured.] [Columbia University Robert BARNETT†- says Tibetans don’t feel they’re Chinese.] [US State Department spokesman Sean McCORMACK†- calls for China to not use force.]

Curry, Ann;
Friesen, Dawna

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.