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Iraq War Coverage #893416

CNN Special for Thursday, Apr 17, 2003

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Live CNN coverage of the US military assault into Iraq.

  • Coverage includes the participation of anchors Kyra Phillips and Miles O'Brien, Senior International Correspondent Nic Robertson, reporting on a hideaway of Saddam Hussein found in Baghdad, United Nations Correspondent Richard Roth, reporting on tensions between the United States and UN weapons inspectors, and correspondent Richard Blystone, reporting on the state of Iraqi hospitals.
  • This hour features an interview with Middle East scholar Dr. Mamoun Fandy, as well as interviews with Steve Ures and Bill Fallon, who are heading back to the US following their tours of duty in Iraq. Further, included in this record is a town hall meeting for Pentagon staff, given by Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld.
  • Reporter(s):
    Robertson, Nic;
    Roth, Richard;
    Blystone, Richard

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