ABC Evening News for Friday, Aug 24, 1990
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak and his role in making risky political decisions in the Persian Gulf crisis featured; scenes shown. [MUBARAK - comments.] [Former ambassador to Egypt Nicholas VELIOTES - says Mubarak felt insulted by Iraqi President Saddam Hussein's aggression.] [Egyptian journalist Tahseen BAHSEER - talks about Egypt.] [Brookings Institution Judith KIPPER - talks about Mubarak's decisions.] Mubarak's military and political career reviewed; scenes shown from Egypt's wars with Israel in 1967 and 1973. [MUBARAK - says we are all religious people; hopes for peaceful solution.] Egyptian leaders Gamal Abdel Nasser and Anwar Sadat mentioned.
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