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Iraq / Fallujah / Humvees #753752

CNN Evening News for Monday, Apr 26, 2004
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(Studio: Aaron Brown) Report introduced.

(Baghdad: Jane Arraf) The status of the cease-fire in Fallujah, Iraq, the fighting with Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr's militia in Najaf & the explosion of a chemical factory in Baghdad featured; scenes shown of Marines firing & running in Fallujah & from Baghdad. [CPA Najaf representative Phil KOSNETT†- talks about maintaining bases.] The challenges the coalition is facing with the stalemate in the holy city of Najaf discussed.

(Studio: Aaron Brown) Report introduced.

(Pentagon: Jamie McIntyre) Pentagon's effort to replace thin-skin Humvees with armored versions examined; March 30 memo from US Army forces command Gen. Larry Ellis† that the up-armored Humvees are not the solution; scenes shown of the Stryker combat vehicle & the Vietnam war-era M113 armored personnel carrier. [Military analyst Brig. Gen. David GRANGE†- comments on the Stryker.]

Brown, Aaron;
Arraf, Jane;
McIntyre, Jamie

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