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Iraq / Rebellion / Baghdad #133878

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Mar 30, 1991
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(Studio: Carole Simpson) Report introduced.

(No location given: Sheila MacVicar) Fighting between the Iraqi government forces and Kurdish rebels featured; scenes shown of refugees along the highway in northern Iraq and of battle-scarred city of Arbil, Iraq; map shown. [KURD - says most of his people have been killed here.]

(Studio: Carole Simpson) Iraq reported inviting foreign journalists to return to Baghdad.

(Baghdad: Edward Stourton) Report from journalist from ABC's European partner ITN from the Iraqi capital featured; scenes shown from an Easter church service and from streets of Baghdad. [IRAQI - talks about cost of food.] Belief by government officials that rebellion will soon be contained noted.

(Studio: Carole Simpson) First full meeting of the Arab League since Iraq invaded Kuwait reported; scenes shown from Cairo, Egypt.

MacVicar, Sheila;
Simpson, Carole;
Stourton, Edward

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