× The Vanderbilt Television News Archive is currently closed to in-person research, but is still fulfilling loan requests. For the latest information about COVID-19 (coronavirus disease), visit vu.edu/coronavirus.
Search the Archive

Iraq War / Military Campaign / Baghdad / Looting / Syria #726169

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Apr 13, 2003
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Baghdad: Dan Harris) The situation in Baghdad featured; night scenes shown of a firefight in the background, of Marines arresting Iraqis & of Iraqi cleanup operations.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Baghdad: Dan Harris) Looting at the homes of Iraqi President Saddam Hussein's half-brother Watban Ibrahim Hassan al-Tikriti† & son Uday Hussein featured; scenes shown of the damages & of the house of Huda†† Ammash†, the highest ranking woman in Saddam's government, which is being guarded.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) The capture of Hassan in northern Iraq & the incident in Najaf in which a mob surrounded the home of Ayatollah Ali Sistani††, a senior Shiite leader, reported; scenes shown from Basra, where the first Iraqi policeman was in uniform.

(White House: John Cochran) President Bush's warnings to Syria featured. [Secretary of Defense Donald RUMSFELD, Secretary of State Colin POWELL, BUSH - offer warnings to Syria.] [Deputy Syrian Ambassador to US Imad MOUSTAPHA†- responds.] [BUSH - says we believe there are chemical weapons in Syria.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Statement from Syria that Israel is behind the accusations against it noted.

Jennings, Peter;
Harris, Dan;
Cochran, John

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.