Local Reporters Get in the Action, Too

Trigoboff, Dan
March 2003
Broadcasting & Cable;3/31/2003, Vol. 133 Issue 13, p2
Reports on measures taken by reporters to protect themselves while covering Iraq War. Purchase of gas masks, Kevlar body armor and chemical suits; Relationship of reporters with soldiers; Conditions faced by reporters during war.


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