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Persian Gulf War / Kuwait / Amphibious Threat #133660

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Mar 02, 1991
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(Studio: Carole Simpson) Report introduced.

(Kuwait City: Sheila MacVicar) Situation in Kuwait City, Kuwait, featured; scenes shown of Kuwait army and resistance movement searching for Iraqi soldiers holed up in city. Kuwaiti officials said announcing imposition of martial law when prime minister returns.

(Studio: Carole Simpson) Report introduced.

(Kuwait City: Jim Hickey) Importance of the threat of an amphibious assault in the allies war plan featured; scenes shown of French soldiers clearing mines from beach in downtown Kuwait City and of Iraqi map of the beach front that was made out of sand. [US SOLDIER - says Iraqis were fooled.]

(Studio: Carole Simpson) Coverage of the peace negotiations on "This Week with David Brinkley" previewed.

Hickey, Jim;
MacVicar, Sheila;
Simpson, Carole

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