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FRONTLINE; War We Left Behind, The

10/29/1991


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Series
FRONTLINE
Program
War We Left Behind, The
Program Number

1003

Series Description

Premiered January 1983 Since January 1983, FRONTLINE has served as American public television's - PBS - flagship public affairs series. Hailed upon its television broadcast debut as "the last best hope for broadcast documentaries," FRONTLINE's stature over 23 years is reaffirmed each week through incisive documentaries covering the scope and complexity of the human experience. Series release date: 1/1983

Program Description

Investigates the hidden strategies of the air war against Iraq and the devastating impact of the bombing campaign on Iraqi civilians. During a three-week journey through Iraq, producers Andrew and Leslie Cockburn reveal how the war destroyed Iraq's industrial base, leaving most Iraqis without electricity, sewage lines or purified water, vulnerable to disease and hunger and part of the "slow motion disaster" that is Iraq today.

Duration

00:57:49

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
News
Public Affairs
Citation
Chicago: “FRONTLINE; War We Left Behind, The,” 10/29/1991, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed August 17, 2017, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_64F25683E09B4332A016AB0C9530F4E4.
MLA: “FRONTLINE; War We Left Behind, The.” 10/29/1991. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. August 17, 2017. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_64F25683E09B4332A016AB0C9530F4E4>.
APA: FRONTLINE; War We Left Behind, The. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_64F25683E09B4332A016AB0C9530F4E4
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