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Persian Gulf Crisis / Hostages / Diplomacy / Military #126158

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 11, 1990
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Statistics given on number of American citizens who have chosen to stay behind in Iraq and Kuwait. Report introduced.

(Houston: John McWethy) Attempts by United States to set up dates for talks with Iraq featured; scenes shown from Houston meeting of Secretary of State James Baker and Soviet foreign minister Eduard Shevardnadze to discuss issue. [BAKER, SHEVARDNADZE - (thru translator) comment on dates and issue of USSR involvement in Persian Gulf.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Deployment of more troops by Iraq and France's plans to send more troops to the gulf reported.

Jennings, Peter;
McWethy, John

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