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Iraq War / Military Campaign / Umm Qasr / Shiites #726296

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Apr 06, 2003
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(Studio: Claire Shipman) Report introduced.

(Umm Qasr, Iraq: John Donvan) The Shiite Moslems in Umm Qasr, Iraq, featured; scenes shown of the men chanting rituals as Shiites, which was forbidden under President Saddam Hussein. [Kuwait journalist Saad al-ANAZI†- says they are glad the Americans are here to get rid of Saddam, but they fear the decadence of the West.] [Army Maj. Jim THORPE†- says the people are still afraid of Saddam.]

Shipman, Claire;
Donvan, John

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