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Iraq / Attacks / U.N. Headquarters Bombing #736146

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Aug 23, 2003
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(Studio: Thalia Assuras) Report introduced.

(Baghdad: Kimberly Dozier) More attacks in areas of Iraq & the aftermath of the suicide bombing of the U.N. headquarters in Baghdad featured; scenes shown from Baghdad & Basra, where three British soldiers were killed; details given of the possible role of Iraqi security guards in the truck bombing.

(Studio: Thalia Assuras) Report introduced.

(Washington: Jim Stewart) The opposition to the US in Iraq examined; details given about the groups in the terror mix: Saddam loyalists, Islamic volunteers & Ansar al-Islam. [On Wednesday, Gen. John ABIZAID - says there may be cooperation between ideologically incompatible groups; states they are going after soft targets.]

Assuras, Thalia;
Dozier, Kimberly;
Stewart, Jim

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