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Nightline: The Thief of Baghdad #741836

ABC Special for Tuesday, May 06, 2003

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  • Live discussion with Chris Bury (ABC) and Rob Zipauni‡ of Caspian Energy Consulting re: issues surrounding the participation of American companies in the production of Iraqi oil.
  • Taped segment with Bill Blakemore (ABC), US Treasury official George Mulinax‡, and unidentified others re: the removal of large amounts of money from a Baghdad bank by the son of Saddam Hussein before the war began.
  • Taped segments with David Wright (ABC), oil worker Abdul Raman‡, and unidentified others re: the cost of Saddam Hussein’s regime in oil and human life in Kirkuk, Iraq.
  • Note: Taped coverage preempted by local weather and contains local weather bulletin across bottom of screen throughout entire program.

    Blakemore, Bill;
    Wright, David

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