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For the Record

September 03, 2008

Eddie Adams: An article in the Aug. 26 Calendar section about a documentary on photographer Eddie Adams referred to a Pulitzer Prize-winning photo by Nick Ut of a young Vietnamese girl running naked and screaming after being burned by napalm. The story said the incident was the result of a U.S. bombing. In fact, it was South Vietnamese planes that dropped the napalm, under orders from a U.S. commander.

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