ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 17, 2004
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.
(Baghdad: Peter Jennings) The explosion of a huge bomb in Baghdad, Iraq, reported; scenes shown of a residential hotel on fire & the wounded in the street; details given of the possibility the attack was intimidation. [IRAQI - comments.]
(Baghdad: John Berman) The efforts to help the wounded & find survivors in the rubble featured; scenes shown of American troops, Iraqi police & firemen. [Army 1st Armored Div. Lt. Michael BREEN, two IRAQIS - comment.]
(Baghdad: Peter Jennings) The terrorists' aim at soft targets in Iraq noted.
(Pentagon: Martha Raddatz) The weapons of choice for the insurgents in Iraq examined; scenes shown of today's Baghdad bombing; details given of the blaming of Abu Mussab al-Zarqawi, who has links to Al Qaeda, for suicide attacks. [ABC News military analyst Tony CORDESMAN- says explosives are still available; states we are not showing we are winning.]
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:
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.