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Iraq War Coverage #886129

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 Heidi Collins and Larry King, correspondent Mike Boettcher, embedded with Army Special Operations outside Basra, Iraq, Senior Pentagon Correspondent Jamie McIntyre, Senior International Correspondent Nic Robertson, ITN journalist Sir Trevor McDonald in Kuwait City, Time Magazine Cairo Bureau Chief Scott McLeod, correspondent Ben Wedeman in Kalak, Iraq, and Newsday reporter Matthew Mcallester.
  • Statements and analysis are provided by Colonel Tom Bright, USMC Chief at CENTCOM Joint Operations Center in Doha, Dr. Harold Brown, President Carter's Secretary of Defense, and General Alexander Haig, President Reagan's Secretary of State.
  • This hour features coverage of the rescue of prisoner of war Pfc. Jessica Lynch, including interviews with her brother, Greg Lynch, Jr., and friends Nicki White, Jennifer Baileys, and Miriah Duckworth.
  • Reporter(s):
    Boettcher, Mike;
    McIntyre, Jamie;
    Robertson, Nic;
    McDonald, Trevor;
    McLeod, Scott;
    Wedeman, Ben;
    Mcallester, Matthew

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