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Afghanistan War / US Troops #977208

NBC Evening News for Friday, Jul 30, 2010
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(Studio: Ann Curry) Violence in Afghanistan following an accident involving US contractors reported; scenes shown from Kabul; US casualties from the war cited.

(Kandahar: Jim Maceda) The mission of the Strike Brigade of the 101st Airborne Division in Afghanistan featured; scenes shown of fighting in Kandahar's Zharay District and a memorial ceremony for Sgt. John Jarrell† and medic Michael Winters. [Army Sgt. Greg LUCAS‡- comments on being ambushed by the Taliban.] [1-502 Strike Brigade Sgt. Edward BILBO†- comments on bonding.] [1-502 Strike Brigade Lt. Col. Johnny DAVIS†- comments on casualties from hitting an IED.] [Pfc. Adam WAGNER‡- comments on the mission.]

(Studio: Ann Curry) Program note.

Curry, Ann;
Maceda, Jim

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