CNN announced that it will be airing a one hour special ” Iraq: A Week at War” anchored by John Roberts on Saturday at 7pm ET. The special will cover this week’s events in Iraq.
CNN takes a closer look at the events in Iraq this week, including President George W. Bush’s surprise visit to Baghdad, in the second installment of the network’s Iraq: A Week at War. The program, led by CNN senior national correspondent John Roberts, who spent time embedded with the U.S. Marines during the Iraq war, will air Saturday, June 17, from 7 to 8 p.m. and re-air Sunday, June 18, from 1 to 2 p.m. (ET)
“With our unique ability to reach the frontlines in Iraq, the Pentagon and the heartland of America, we are able to deliver a comprehensive look at Iraq that weaves together all of the threads of the story into one complete tapestry,” said Jon Klein, CNN/U.S. president. “This is our second hour in two weeks that moves beyond the headlines and brings viewers a thorough assessment of the situation in Iraq.”