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Iraq War Coverage #893419

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 Arthell Neville, Judy Woodruff, Senior International Correspondent Nic Robertson, reporting on the capture of Barzan al-Tikriti, correspondent Jim Clancy in Baghdad, correspondent Ryan Chilcote, reporting on the hazards of unexploded ordinance, correspondent James Mates, covering the looting of the Iraqi National Museum, Senior International Correspondent Christiane Amanpour, correspondent Jeanne Meserve, covering the lowering of the threat level in major American cities, correspondent Patty Davis, reporting on the first group of pilots to be armed in the cockpit, and correspondent Sheila MacVicar, reporting from Damascus.
  • Analysis is provided by Tony Wilkinson, of the University of Chicago, regarding the loss of cultural artifacts from Iraq.
  • This hour features an interview with Representative Roy Blunt (R-MO).
  • Reporter(s):
    Robertson, Nic;
    Clancy, Jim;
    Chilcote, Ryan;
    Mates, James;
    Amanpour, Christiane;
    Meserve, Jeanne;
    Davis, Patty;
    MacVicar, Sheila

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