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Iraq War Coverage #889179

CNN Special for Saturday, Apr 12, 2003

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Live CNN coverage of the US military assault into Iraq.

  • Coverage includes the participation of anchor Carol Costello, correspondent Martin Savidge in Baghdad, correspondent Kathleen Koch at the Pentagon, correspondent Jane Arraf in Mosul, correspondent David Jolley at the Ramstein Air Base in Germany, and correspondent Jill Dougherty in Moscow.
  • This hour features live coverage of former prisoner of war Pfc. Jessica Lynch's departure from Germany to the United States, a taped recording of Jalal Talabani, leader of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan, a taped interview with Iraqi Ambassador to the UN Mohammed Aldouri, and a taped recording of a memorial for the nine soldiers from the 507th Maintenance Company killed in Iraq.
  • Reporter(s):
    Savidge, Martin;
    Koch, Kathleen;
    Arraf, Jane;
    Jolley, David;
    Dougherty, Jill
    Duration:
    01:00:00

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