ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 21, 1990
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.
(Pentagon: Bob Zelnick) Massive United States buildup in the Middle East reviewed; statistics about supplies outlined on screen. [Transportation command commander General H.T. JOHNSON - says one billion pounds of material has arrived or is in route.] American military limitations that have been revealed in the buildup examined; examples cited. [US transportation command former commander retired General Duane CASSIDY - says we don't have the equipment.]
(Studio: Peter Jennings) Secretary of Defense Dick Cheney noted stating that United States will supply new military equipment to the Saudis.
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