April 1, 2003
Reporter Peter Arnett is shown on Iraqi television in this frame
shot from CNN. Arnett, covering the war from Baghdad for NBC, was
fired by the network Monday but hired by a British tabloid.
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Peter Arnett sacked; Geraldo downplays own bad news
NBC fired journalist Peter Arnett on Monday, angered that he had given an unauthorized interview with state-run Iraqi TV saying the American-led war effort initially failed because of Iraq's resistance.