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Iraq War Coverage #886268

CNN Special for Tuesday, Apr 08, 2003

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Live CNN coverage of the US military assault into Iraq is a part of the Vanderbilt Television News Archive collection. For additional details contact the Archive by phone or e-mail.

  • Live CNN coverage of the conflict in Iraq with anchors Michael Holmes and Richard Quest.
  • Includes participation from; Rym Brahimi, Chris Plante, Jonathan Eyal, David Bowden, Ryan Chilcote, Richard Blystone, Richard Gaisford, Geraint Vincent, John King, Sheila MacVicar, and Bob Franken.
  • Notable content: discussions on possible deaths of Husseins, discussions on death of Al Jazeera journalist at media office, report on conditions in Basra, report on possible chemical weapons in Iraq, report on Kuwaiti resentment towards "Chemical Ali", footage of combat in various parts of Baghdad, report on chaos in Basra, report on consilidation of towns north of Basra, report on Belfast meeting in northern Ireland, and report on Iraqi translator for U.S. forces.
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