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Persian Gulf War / Cease-Fire / Basra #133658

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Mar 02, 1991
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(Studio: Carole Simpson) Today's events reviewed

(Saudi Arabia: Bill Redeker) Chaos in the city of Basra, Iraq, featured. [Sri Lankan WORKERS - comment.] [US Central Command Brigadier General Richard NEAL - says there is disenchantment.] Surrender of more Iraqi soldiers and allied destruction of abandoned military equipment shown. Tomorrow's meeting to lay out a formal cease-fire noted; details given of allied demands.

(Studio: Carole Simpson) Warning from Secretary of Defense Dick Cheney that allies will resume military action if POWs and foreign nationals are not released reported.

Redeker, Bill;
Simpson, Carole

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