This program is about 1 hour long
(Jerusalem: Jennifer Griffin) Attacks from both sides of the Israel-Lebanon border featured; details given on an Iranian-made missile and rockets fired from Lebanon, Israel bombing Beirut’s airport and roads, Prime Minister Ehud Olmert’s order to target every Hizballah location, and Israel’s goal of forcing the release of soldiers who were taken hostage; scenes shown from Haifa, Israel, where the missile hit, and Nahariyah, Israel, which was hit with rockets.
(Gaza City: David Lee Miller) Hamas claiming that it has fired rockets into Israel from Gaza reported; details reviewed of Israel’s attack last night on the Palestinian foreign ministry building; scenes shown of Palestinian Foreign Minister Mahmoud Zahar touring the damage. The Red Cross warning of a possible humanitarian crisis noted. [Gaza resident Mark RASHED- says there’s no power, no water, and no food coming in.]
(Studio: Shepard Smith) Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas calling for an end to the war, and Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad criticizing Israel and its allies noted.
(Rostock, Germany: Bret Baier) President Bush and Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice’s reactions to the violent escalations reviewed. [BUSH – says Lebanese democracy is an important foundation for peace.] [RICE- says Syria and Iran have been encouraging Hizballah.]
(Studio: Shepard Smith) Uncertainty in the Middle East pushing up gas and oil prices noted.
(Pioneertown, California: William La Jeunesse) The damage to Pioneertown, California, featured; scenes shown of property damage and the ongoing blaze. [Residents Lawana WILSON, Mark KEDIK- react.]
(United Nations: Reena Ninan) Japanese diplomats demanding U.N. Security Council sanctions against North Korea for its missile testing reported; details given on disagreement from China and Russia. [US Ambassador to the U.N. John BOLTON- says we can come to an agreement, but there’s a long way to go.]
(Phoenix, Arizona: Jonathan Hunt) 2 serial killers on the loose in the Phoenix, Arizona, area reported; details given on the killers and their multiple violent crimes; police sketches shown of the suspects; maps shown of the crime locations. [Phoenix Police Department Bill LOUIS- says they’re trying to terrorize the community.]
(Studio: Shepard Smith) Breaking news of 2 new Israeli air strikes in Gaza reported; statements from both sides reviewed.
(Studio: Shepard Smith) Scenes shown of dozens of Israelis gathered in Tel Aviv to protest Israel’s military action.
(Pompano Beach, Florida: Molly Line) A proposed mosque raising tensions in Pompano Beach, Florida, featured; details given on some Christian community leaders expressing fear that Islam in the neighborhood will engender terrorism, and Muslim leaders calling it bigotry; scenes shown of protestors, and the proposed site of the mosque. [Worldwide Christian Center Rev. O’Neal DOZIER, Council on American-Islamic Relations Altaf ALI, Mayor John RAYSON- offer varying views.]