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Persian Gulf War / The Battlefield #133286

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Feb 21, 1991
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Events on day 36 of the war reviewed; details given of downing of a United States helicopter and crash of a medevac helicopter in Saudi Arabia. Report introduced.

(Saudi Arabia: Bill Redeker) Impact of weather on today's air combat missions featured; planes scenes shown. [PILOT, Royal Air Force group Captain David HENDERSON - comment.] Scenes shown of bomb strike against Iraqi ammunition dump and of allied artillery barrage. [Royal Air Force group Captain Niall IRVING - says Iraq has tens of thousands of tons of ammunition] [British army Brigadier Ian DRURIE - says the ground war is underway.]

Jennings, Peter;
Redeker, Bill

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