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Iraq / Occupation / Britain / Blair Affair #736444

CNN Evening News for Thursday, Aug 28, 2003
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(Studio: Judy Woodruff) The delicate process of trying to get other countries to buy into a role in the occupation in Iraq introduced; details given of Secretary of State Colin Powell's phone calls to Britain & Italy.

(London: Robin Oakley) British Prime Minister Tony Blair††'s testimony into the inquiry into the suicide of scientist David Kelly featured; sketches shown of Blair on the stand to refute BBC claims that his government introduced false claims about Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein's weapons capability; some of Blair's statements quoted. ["Evening Standard" political editor Charles REISS†- assesses Blair's testimony.]

Reporter(s):
Woodruff, Judy;
Oakley, Robin
Duration:
00:03:20

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