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Campaign 2008 / Obama vs. McCain / Foreign Policy #910906

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 15, 2008
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Washington: Andrea Mitchell) The differing views from Senators Barack Obama and John McCain on Iraq and Afghanistan featured; details given of Obama’s plan to withdraw troops from Iraq and build up forces in Afghanistan and the removal from his Website of language on the ineffectiveness of the surge; findings of a poll on who would be a good commander in chief cited; Obama ad shown. [OBAMA – says the central front in the war on terror is not Iraq.] [McCAIN – criticizes Obama’s change in stance on the surge.] [President BUSH – suggests Obama was pressured by groups like moveon.org.]

Reporter(s):
Williams, Brian;
Mitchell, Andrea
Duration:
00:02:10

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