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Iraq War Coverage #886134

CNN Special for Thursday, Apr 03, 2003

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Live CNN coverage of the US military assault into Iraq.

  • Coverage includes the participation of anchors Daryn Kagan in Kuwait City and Anderson Cooper, correspondent Martin Savidge, embedded with the 1st Batallion, 7th Marines, Pentagon Correspondent Chris Plante, correspondent Rym Brahimi in Amman, correspondent Tom Mintier in Doha, Qatar, correspondent Ben Wedeman in Kalak, Iraq, correspondent Becky Diamond, aboard the USS Kitty Hawk, Jerusalem Correspondent Jerrold Kessel, correspondent Walter Rodgers, embedded with the 7th Cavalry, and Jeff Flock.
  • Statements and analysis are provided by Colonel Tom Bright at CENTCOM Joint Operations and Special UN Envoy to the Middle East Terje Larsen.
  • This hour features a live press conference with Colonel Chris Vernon, British Army Spokesman, as well as further coverage of the rescue of four captured journalists (including Newsday Reporter Matthew Mcallester), and the rescue of prisoner of war Pfc. Jessica Lynch.
  • Reporter(s):
    Savidge, Martin;
    Plante, Chris;
    Brahimi, Rym;
    Mintier, Tom;
    Wedeman, Ben;
    Diamond, Becky;
    Kessel, Jerrold;
    Rodgers, Walter;
    Flock, Jeff

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