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Iraq / Rumsfeld Visit / The Reaction / Ft. Stewart, Georgia, Memorial #727440

CNN Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 30, 2003
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(Studio: Aaron Brown) Letter in an Arab language newspaper attributed to Iraqi President Saddam Hussein quoted.

(Baghdad: Nic Robertson) The victory tour by Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld in Baghdad, Iraq, featured; scenes shown from Baghdad where many Iraqis reacted to Rumsfeld's appearance & looting continued. [IRAQI - says we wait to see what the US does for us.] [Another MAN - comments on the situation in Baghdad.]

(Studio: Aaron Brown) Report introduced.

(Ft. Stewart: Brian Cabell) Memorial service at Ft. Stewart, Georgia, for the 34 soldiers of the 3rd Division killed in the fighting in Iraq featured; scenes shown of the redbud trees planted in their memory. [Commander Col. Gerard POLTRAK†- says they fought for freedom.] [Widow Denise MARSHALL†, father Ulyses WILLIAMS†- react to losing their loved ones in Iraq.]

Brown, Aaron;
Robertson, Nic;
Cabell, Brian

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