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Iraq War Coverage #873007

CNN Special for Monday, Mar 24, 2003

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  • Live CNN coverage and analysis of the US military assault into Iraq.
  • Coverage includes the participation of anchors Aaron Brown and Heidi Collins, correspondent Jason Bellini, embedded with the Marine Expeditionary Unit, and correspondent Ryan Chilcote, embedded with the 101st Airborne Division.
  • Analysis includes further participation by Jim Dwyer, a journalist with the New York Times, CNN military analyst General Wesley Clark (Ret.), Mackubin Thomas Owens, of the US Naval War College, and CNN security analyst Kelly McCann.
  • Features a live interview between Aaron Brown and the parents of Donald Walters, a prisoner of war in Iraq .
  • Includes brief taped segments by Brian Cabbell on the families of prisoners of war, by David Mattingly on those affected by an attack on Marines by a US soldier, by Vincent Laforet, on life aboard an aircraft carrier, and by Frank Buckley on the logistics of the "shock and awe" campaign.
  • Reporter(s):
    Cabbell, Brian;
    Bellini, Jason;
    Mattingly, David;
    Chilcote, Ryan

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