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Persian Gulf Crisis / United Nations-Iraq Talks / Diplomacy #130844

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Sep 02, 1990
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(Studio: Carole Simpson) Statements from United Nations Secretary General Javier Perez de Cuellar and Iraqi foreign minister Tariq Aziz following their discussions reported; scenes shown from Amman, Jordan.

(Amman, Jordan: Pierre Salinger) Issue of diplomacy and crisis in the gulf discussed; details given of Iraqi position on oil and security in the gulf as outlined by deputy prime minister Saddoun Hammadi. Iraqi concern that pretext of its alleged invasion of Saudi Arabia will halt diplomacy explained. Misreading by Iraqi President Saddam Hussein of new relationship between United States and USSR on eve of planned summit meeting between President Bush and President Mikhail Gorbachev reviewed.

Salinger, Pierre;
Simpson, Carole

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