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Persian Gulf Crisis / Embargo, Hostages / Kuwaiti Testimony #125958

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 27, 1990
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Statement from Admiral William Fogarty about success of naval embargo against Iraq reported. Former boxing champion Muhammad Ali reported stating he will be allowed to take some hostages home when he leaves Iraq; scenes shown of him with Iraqi President Saddam Hussein. Report introduced.

(UN: David Ensor) Testimony at United Nations by Kuwaitis about conditions in their occupied country featured; scenes shown. [Dr. Essa IBRAHIM, NURSE, MAN - describe brutal treatment of Kuwaitis by Iraqi soldiers.] Cuba said still planning to vote against use-of-force resolution.

Ensor, David;
Jennings, Peter

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