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Iraq War Coverage #886121

CNN Special for Wednesday, Apr 02, 2003

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Live CNN coverage of the US military assault into Iraq.

  • Coverage includes the participation of anchors Wolf Blitzer and Judy Woodruff, correspondent Mike Boettcher, embedded with US Army Special Forces, correspondent Walter Rodgers, Military Correspondent Miles O'Brien, correspondent Patty Davis, correspondent Ryan Chilcote, embedded with the 101st Airborne Division, United Nations Correspondent Michael Okwu, Economics Correspondent Kathleen Hays, correspondent Whitney Casey, correspondent Karl Penhaul, embedded with the Army, V Corps 11th Attack Helicopter Regiment, and Senior International Correspondent Nic Robertson.
  • Analysis and statements are provided by CNN military analyst Major General Don Shepperd (Ret.) and civil rights activist the Reverend Jesse Jackson.
  • This hour features coverage of the rescue of Pfc. Jessica Lynch, footage from Iraqi television, showing a message from President Saddam Hussein read to Iraqi people, coverage of Americans disinterested in the war and news viewership ratings, and photographs of Iraqi civilians by photo-journalist David Turnley.
  • Reporter(s):
    Boettcher, Mike;
    Rodgers, Walter;
    O'Brien, Miles;
    Davis, Patty;
    Chilcote, Ryan;
    Okwu, Michael;
    Hays, Kathleen;
    Casey, Whitney;
    Penhaul, Karl;
    Robertson, Nic;
    Turnley, David

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