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Iraq Invasion of Kuwait / Economic Fallout #130477

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Aug 26, 1990
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(Baghdad: Forrest Sawyer) Report introduced.

(Cairo: Jim Hickey) Economic fallout of crisis featured; scenes shown from Sharm ash-Shaykh, Egypt, of refugees who fled Kuwait and whose return home creates an economic hardship for Egypt. [Egyptian refugee Mohammed ATES - details his losses.] Dependence of nations of Sri Lanka, Philippines and Pakistan on Iraq and Kuwait detailed. [Iraqi governmental adviser Tashein BASHEIR - comments.] Need for long-term aid for Egypt to survive these new economic burdens noted.

Hickey, Jim;
Sawyer, Forrest

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