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Iraq War Coverage #889962

CNN Special for Saturday, Apr 12, 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 Iraq War with anchors Judy Woodruff in Washington and Daryn Kagan in Kuwait City, with participation by reporters Thomas Nybo, embedded with the 173rd Airborne Brigade, Ryan Chilcote, embedded with the 101st Airborne Brigade, Art Harris, embedded with the 2nd Marine Division, Sheila MacVicar in Damascus, medical correspondent Elizabeth Cohen, John Vause in Basra, and Richard Blystone in Baghdad.
  • Statement by Major Mike Young about the condition of rescued POW Pvt. Jessica Lynch and commentary on her return to the United States.
  • Coverage of conditions in Iraq including civilian hospitals, the extensive looting, and humanitarian aid, including interviews with Jordan Dey of the UN World Food Program and Peter Bell, president of Care USA.
  • Reporter(s):
    Nybo, Thomas;
    Chilcote, Ryan;
    Harris, Art;
    MacVicar, Sheila;
    Cohen, Elizabeth;
    Vause, John;
    Blystone, Richard

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