Help
BBC OnePanorama

MORE PROGRAMMES

Last Updated: Wednesday, 16 April 2003, 13:48 GMT 14:48 UK
The battle for Basra

Panorama: The Battle for Basra, was broadcast on Sunday, 27 April 2003 at 22:15 BST on BBC One.

As Iraq looks forward to an uncertain future, Panorama's Jane Corbin reports from Basra on how the people of Iraq's second city are beginning to shape the future of their shattered city and their broken lives.

With exclusive access to the British troops in Basra, the programme also tells, for the first time, the story of the struggle of Iraqi citizens and the military battle by British forces to take control of a city which the coalition never expected to have to have to fight for.

Production team:
Presenter: Jane Corbin
Producer: Fiona Campbell
Assistant Producers: Matthew Cottingham, Joanna Lee, Richard Danbury
Deputy Editors: Andy Bell, Sam Collyns
Editor: Mike Robinson



Panorama: The Battle for Basra

Picture Gallery

Key stories

Background

Comments


FEATURES, VIEWS, ANALYSIS
Has China's housing bubble burst?
How the world's oldest clove tree defied an empire
Why Royal Ballet principal Sergei Polunin quit


banner watch listen bbc sport Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific