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Iraq Invasion of Kuwait / Scud Missile / United States Military #130389

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 21, 1990
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Saudi Arabia: Sam Donaldson) Debate over capabilities of Iraq's Soviet-made Scud missiles that may have been moved into Kuwait examined; map shown. [Saudi air force General Turki Bin NASSER - says missile could be used to attack Saudi Arabia; says US-made Patriot missile system could be used to defend against them.] ["Jane's Intelligence Review" editor Henry DODDS - analyzes missiles.] Exercises for Army's 82nd Airborne Division to acclimate them to conditions in Saudi Arabia shown. [Two SOLDIERS - comment on terrain and heat.]

Reporter(s):
Donaldson, Sam;
Jennings, Peter
Duration:
00:03:10

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