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Persian Gulf War / Kuwait #133333

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Feb 27, 1991
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Kuwait City: Forrest Sawyer) Reclaiming of Kuwait City, Kuwait, featured; scenes shown of allied troops rolling into the city that was celebrating its freedom. [WOMAN - says Kuwaitis are missing.] Scenes shown of crowds mocking Iraqi President Saddam Hussein and of the damages in the city. Multibillion dollar project of rebuilding Kuwait said beginning today. Reporter's description of today's transformation of Kuwait City given.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) State Department reported stating that Edward Gnehm, new American ambassador to Kuwait, will soon arrive there. Gnehm said replacing West Nathaniel Howell who spent 110 days as a virtual prisoner in the Kuwait embassy.

Jennings, Peter;
Sawyer, Forrest

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