× 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

In Depth (Iraq Attacks) #743719

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 10, 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. For any such use, please visit NBC NEWS Archives XPRESS.

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Baghdad: Richard Engel) A look at the operations of the guerrillas launching attacks against US forces in Iraq presented; details given about French reporter Greg Wardigneau‡’s invitation from Iraqi militants to accompany them on a mission; scenes shown of the militants carrying out attacks and showing their weapons. [Project for Excellence in Journalism Walter DEAN†- comments on the ethics of journalists embedding with the enemy.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Baghdad: Jim Maceda) The US military’s efforts to stop the insurgent attacks featured; scenes shown from the ACE {Analysis & Control Element} command center; details given about intelligence technology. [US Army Maj. Tim HIGGINS‡, 1st Armored Division Lt. Col. Ken DEVAN†- comment on intelligence.] [1st Armored Division Col. Ross GOLD†- describes the intelligence behind a successful raid in Baghdad.] [1st Armored Division Gen. Mike SCAPARROTTI†- comments on US-trained Iraqis turning into informants against them.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) A successful raid in northern Iraq noted.

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Engel, Richard;
Maceda, Jim
Duration:
00:04:50

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.