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Iraq Invasion of Kuwait / Jordan / Saddam Hussein and Arabs / Saudi Arabia #130195

ABC Evening News for Friday, Aug 10, 1990
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Amman: John Donvan) Reaction of Arabs in Jordan to Iraqi President Saddam Hussein's position that Americans are the invaders featured; scenes shown of demonstration by Moslem fundamentalists in Amman, Jordan. [Three ARABS - defend Saddam.] [Former Jordanian prime minister Taher al-MASRI - says Arab fundamentalists are more vocal.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Interview held with Saudi Arabian ambassador Prince Bandar bin Sultan. [BANDAR - says Saddam has lied; talks about King Fahd, role of US, the changes in the area and idea of a holy war.] Scenes shown of arrival of carrier Independence in Gulf of Oman.

Donvan, John;
Jennings, Peter

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