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Iraq Invasion of Kuwait / Hostages Homecoming / Kuwait #130842

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Sep 02, 1990
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(Studio: Carole Simpson) Report introduced.

(State Department: David Ensor) Homecoming for 47 American hostages released by Iraqi President Saddam Hussein featured; scenes shown of group at Washington, DC, airport, escorted by Jesse Jackson. [Saint Louis Beth KREKELER, Iraqi ambassador to United States Mohamed Sadiq al-MASHAT, El Paso Lloyd CULBERTSON, Saint Louis Edward JOHNSON, Denver Bonnie ANDERTON - comment.] Statement from State Department that all foreigners who want to go should be freed mentioned.

(Studio: Carole Simpson) Report introduced.

(Kuwait City, Kuwait: Morton Dean) Report from trip to Kuwait City, Kuwait, with Jackson featured; various scenes shown from inside the city, the hotel and the United States embassy. [US ambassador to Kuwait West Nathaniel HOWELL - says group is doing all right so far.] [JACKSON - reacts to separation of families as some hostages are freed.] Scenes shown of Americans who were allowed to leave on board plane. [WOMAN, ANDERTON, MAN - describe conditions at embassy.]

Dean, Morton;
Ensor, David;
Simpson, Carole

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