CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 19, 2008
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(Baghdad: Lara Logan) Progress on security in Iraq featured; scenes shown of US troops with Iraqi children; details given of deals with Shiite and Sunni tribal militias to help the US fight Al Qaeda and the shortage of basic services; statistics on attacks and electric power cited. [Iraq commander Gen. David PETRAEUS – agrees that the political and economic progress falls short of the security gains; comments on the Iraqi government’s mistrust of Sunni fighters.] [University teacher Na’ail ZAKARYA- says we’ll never see light at the end of the tunnel.]
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