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Iraq / Arms Dump Explosion / Baghdad #727055

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Apr 26, 2003
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(Studio: Anthony Mason) Report introduced.

(Baghdad: Thalia Assuras) The explosion at an arms dump on the outskirts of Baghdad, Iraq, featured; scenes shown of angry residents & damaged homes. [Army Capt. Patrick SULLIVAN†- says incendiary devices were fired at the storage facility.]

(Studio: Anthony Mason) The restoration of power & water in half of Baghdad noted.

(Baghdad: Elizabeth Palmer) The corruption in the Iraqi medical supply system examined; scenes shown of drugs waiting in storage & from the hospital. [Army Dr. David VETTER†- says the supplies coming in were adequate.]

(Studio: Anthony Mason) The delay of Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld's mission to thank the troops in Afghanistan & Iraq reported.

Mason, Anthony;
Assuras, Thalia;
Palmer, Elizabeth

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