Reporters at War
Byline: David Jones, THE WASHINGTON TIMES
Reporters at war
If the war is unfolding largely as the generals planned it, things have gone a little less smoothly for our reporters in the Pentagon's "embed" program, though not so as to impair our ability to cover the conflict.
Our first "casualty" was reporter Guy Taylor, who was embedded with the 4th Infantry Division, which was scheduled under the original war plan to have driven toward Baghdad from the north.
That plan fell apart when Turkey refused to let U.S. forces use its territory for a staging ground; Mr. Taylor remains stuck at Fort Hood, Texas, waiting with the 4th Infantry to see whether …
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Publication information: Article title: Reporters at War. Contributors: Not available. Newspaper title: The Washington Times (Washington, DC). Publication date: March 23, 2003. Page number: A09. © 2009 The Washington Times LLC. COPYRIGHT 2003 Gale Group.
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