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Persian Gulf War / Iraq / CBS Newsmen / Baghdad #133659

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Mar 02, 1991
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(Studio: Carole Simpson) Reports of opposition to Iraqi President Saddam Hussein from his own people noted.

(Baghdad: John Donvan) Release of four missing CBS newsmen, correspondent Bob Simon, producer Peter Bluff, cameraman Roberto Alvarez and sound man Juan Caldera featured; scenes shown from Baghdad hotel room. [SIMON - says story has had a happy ending.] [Gorbachev deputy spokesman Sergei GRIGORIEV - explains President Mikhail Gorbachev's role in getting their release.] Conditions in Baghdad reviewed; scenes shown from city's streets.

Donvan, John;
Simpson, Carole

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