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Persian Gulf War / Iraq / Air Force / Sudan Link #133356

ABC Evening News for Monday, Feb 04, 1991
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report from United States military on status of Iraqi air force noted. Report introduced.

(Cairo: Karen Burnes) Reports that Iraq has placed planes and missiles in strategic sites across the Sudan featured; map shown of regions in which these weapons may be hidden. [Shaded relief OFFICIAL - comments.] [Former commander in chief of Sudanese army General Fahti Ahmed ALI - speculates upon stationing of weaponry.] [Shaded Sudanese GENERAL - cites route of missiles transported to Sudan.] Likely targets in Saudi Arabia and Egypt noted; details given of statement from Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak that he will respond if attacked.

Burnes, Karen;
Jennings, Peter

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