× 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: After Saddam / Unrest / Sahhaf #731757

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jun 26, 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: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Baghdad: Elizabeth Palmer) A deadly new flurry of attacks by anti-US forces in Iraq featured; details given about four incidents around Baghdad; scenes shown of Iraqis angry at the Americans. [US Army engineer Capt. Clay RATHBONE†- says convoys are more heavily armed.] The assassination of an Iraqi power company executive noted.

(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Pentagon: David Martin) A look at what and who is behind the upsurge in anti-US attacks presented; attack motives outlined; details given about the fear that former President Saddam Hussein may return to power, which is keeping many Iraqis from supporting the Americans.

(Studio: Dan Rather) The surfacing of Iraqi Information Minister Mohammed Saeed al-Sahhaf††, who disappeared when American forces entered Baghdad, on Arab television noted; scenes shown from Abu Dhabi TV.

Rather, Dan;
Palmer, Elizabeth;
Martin, David

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.