'I apologize' for fake Iraq war story

February 4, 2015 11:38 PM

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Brian Williams, the NBC anchor, was not on a helicopter that was downed by RPG fire during the Iraq War, despite a story he has told to the contrary.

Williams, who spent time covering the invasion of Iraq in 2003, has on more than one occasion — including during Friday night's broadcast — told a tale about being rescued by a soldier when his helicopter was forced to land after it was struck by a rocket.

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