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Saudi Arabia / Bush Visit #125891

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 21, 1990
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(Saudi Arabia: Peter Jennings) President Bush's Thanksgiving visit with Americans troops in Saudi Arabia noted.

(Jidda, Saudi Arabia: Brit Hume) Bush's meeting with Arab leaders in Saudi Arabia featured; scenes shown of Bush with Saudi leaders and Emir of Kuwait Jaber al-Ahmed al-Sabah in Jidda, Saudi Arabia. [SABAH - (thru translator) thanks United States for standing up in face of aggression.] Criticism of Bush's Persian Gulf policy for being a rescue mission for rich dictators and for dealing with Syrian President Hafez al-Assad, who has a reputation for terror, noted. [BUSH - says it is important that the coalition stays together; talks about emir's story of Iraq's occupation of Kuwait.] Bush's plans to spend Thanksgiving with the troops in the desert explained. [Earlier in Paris, BUSH - offers thanks.]

Hume, Brit;
Jennings, Peter

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