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Persian Gulf Crisis / Diplomacy / Baker Mission #125819

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Nov 18, 1990
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(Paris: Forrest Sawyer) Report introduced.

(Paris: John McWethy) Secretary of State James Baker's mission to line up support for United Nations resolution authorizing use of force against Iraq featured; scenes shown from photograph opportunities of President Bush with foreign ministers from Romania and elsewhere. [British foreign minister Douglas HURD - comments on the military option.] United Nations Security Council votes that have been lined up by Bush so far outlined on screen. Baker noted meeting with Soviet foreign minister Eduard Shevardnadze to gain assurances that USSR will not veto a use of force resolution.

McWethy, John;
Sawyer, Forrest

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