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Australia / Arson Wildfires #921149

CBS Evening News for Monday, Feb 09, 2009
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(Studio: Katie Couric) The wildfires in southern Australia reported; statistics cited.

(Tokyo: Barry Petersen) The destruction from the fires, some of which were arson, featured; scenes shown of flames and burned cars and homes. [Kinglake resident Daryl TAYLOR†- says the sky was on fire.] [Prime Minister Kevin RUDD†- calls it "mass murder."] [Victoria state premier John BRUMBY†, Whittlesea residents Joseph SEBMAN†, MAN, Kinglake resident Brett WALKER†- describe what happened.]

Couric, Katie;
Petersen, Barry

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