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Obama / Early Years / Indonesia #899832

NBC Evening News for Friday, Mar 14, 2008
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(Studio: Ann Curry) Report introduced.

(Jakarta, Indonesia: Ian Williams) Senator Barack Obama’s early years in Jakarta, Indonesia, reviewed; photos shown from his childhood; scenes shown of his old school and house; details given of the excitement in Indonesia over his candidacy. [Former classmates Ruly DASAAD†, “WIDIYANTO,” CLASSMATE, childhood friend Daya ZAKIR†– talk about young “Barry.”] [Former teacher “EFFENDI” – notes religion played only a small role at the school.] [Political commentator Wimar WITOELER†- says Obama’s candidacy confirms romantic ideals that America is the land of opportunity.] [Market VENDOR, STUDENT – support Obama.]

Curry, Ann;
Williams, Ian

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