Transcript for Fallujah Falls
Other news, a developing story u.S. Intelligence officials are watching closely. In iraq, al-qaeda making their move, taking control of fallujah with sounds reminiscent of the iraq war. Just listen tonight. you can hear the gunfire there. It has been deadly. Of course, fallujah is the site of two of the bloodiest battles in the iraq war. The state department tonight saying, we are concerned by the efforts of the al-qaeda terrorist state of iraq. Their barberism against the iraqi security forces is on display. I want to bring in martha raddatz with us here on a saturday night. You have reported from fallujah many times. The obama administration has to be concerned with what they're seeing. They're very concerned, david. Member talking to you just over two years ago when I was coming out with the last convoy of u.S. Troops. I visited fallujah the day before it happened. It was rather unstable and frightening then. But tonight you have al-qaeda flags flying in this very key area right next to syria. You were saying we have a diplomatic team there, about 100 marines, but they're in baghdad. What can they do? Most are not going anywhere. They're there to protect the embassy and the classified material. So the u.S. Watching closely, sending drones, but not doing anything else. We'll be watching first thing in the morning. Thank you. Next to the vatican, pope
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