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Iraq Invasion of Kuwait / Arab Summit #130194

ABC Evening News for Friday, Aug 10, 1990
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Speech by Iraqi President Saddam Hussein for Arabs to launch a holy war against United States and Saudi Arabia quoted.

(Cairo: Jim Hickey) Arab summit meeting to deal with Iraq's invasion of Kuwait featured; scenes shown from Cairo, Egypt; details given of resolution condemning Iraq and defending Arab sovereignty. [Iraqi foreign minister Tariq AZIZ - defends Iraq; says there can be no Arab solution with Americans around.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings; Cairo: Ted Koppel) Possibility of a compromise and mood of Arab leaders explored.

Hickey, Jim;
Jennings, Peter;
Koppel, Ted

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