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Persian Gulf Crisis / Poll / Baker Visit #126047

ABC Evening News for Monday, Nov 05, 1990
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Results of election eve poll on public approval of President Bush's Persian Gulf policies outlined on screen. Report introduced.

(Jidda, Saudi Arabia: John McWethy) Meeting of Secretary of State James Baker and emir of Kuwait and Saudi Arabia's King Fahd featured; scenes shown. [Sheik Jaber al-Ahmed al-SABAH - (thru translator) says he would like to see Kuwait liberated.] [BAKER - says crisis is entering a new phase where any available option may be exercised.] Bush's posture in gulf contrasted to one that he will hold in Europe and USSR .

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Reaching of agreement between Baker and King Fahd on who will be in charge in case of war with Iraq reported.

Jennings, Peter;
McWethy, John

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