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Persian Gulf War / United States War Goals #133212

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Feb 17, 1991
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(Studio: Carole Simpson) Report introduced.

(Pentagon: Bob Zelnick) United States war aims and strategies examined. [On "This Week with David Brinkley", Secretary of Defense Dick CHENEY, on "Face the Nation", National Security Adviser Brent SCOWCROFT - talk about United States strategies vis-a-vis Iraq and President Saddam Hussein.] Reasons why President Bush wants to get a ground war underway to destroy Saddam's military explained. Administration's belief that Iraq could be crushed by a ground campaign in three to four weeks noted.

Simpson, Carole;
Zelnick, Bob

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