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Iraq War / Weapons of Mass Destruction / Karbala #726595

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 22, 2003
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(State Department: Martha Raddatz) The questions of weapons of mass destruction in Iraq examined; details given of the US military's failure to secure locations. [Chief U.N. weapons inspector Hans BLIX - says the US has found no evidence of weaponry.] [US Ambassador to U.N. John NEGROPONTE†- says the coalition has assumed responsibility for finding weapons.] [Secretary of Defense Donald RUMSFELD - comments on getting help in the search.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) The resumption of electrical power in part of Baghdad shown.

(Karbala: David Wright) The million man march in Karbala, Iraq, featured; scenes shown of the Shiite pilgrims' ritual celebrations mourning the 7th century murder of Imam Hussein, one of the founders of the Shiite faith.

Jennings, Peter;
Raddatz, Martha;
Wright, David

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