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Syria / Crackdown / Kucinich Visit / A Discussion #996458

CNN Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 29, 2011
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) New video of the government crackdown on the people of Syria shown. The reaction to the visit by Representative Dennis Kucinich to meet with Syrian President Bashir al-Assad reviewed; his statements quoted.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper; Damascus, Syria: Hala Gorani, Arwa Damon) Kucinich's visit to Syria, what he said about the country, the translations of what he said as being off-base, the military sweep in the northwest, the government desire to control the message coming out of Syria and the opposition in Syria discussed; inset video from Syria shown.

Cooper, Anderson;
Arwa, Hala Gorani,

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