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Persian Gulf / United States Convoys #111022

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 25, 1987
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(Studio: Richard Threlkeld) Weather reported halting United States convoys through Persian Gulf; scenes shown.

(USS Guadalcanal: Steve Shepard) Life aboard USS Guadalcanal featured; details given, scenes shown. [Captain Skip DIREN - describes medical safeguards against heat exhaustion for crew.] [Admiral Harold BERNSEN - explains defense strategy in effect.] Confrontation with Iranian warship yesterday reviewed as example Weather's impact on equipment as well as crew considered.

Reporter(s):
Shepard, Steve;
Threlkeld, Richard
Duration:
00:03:30

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