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Iraq / United Nations / Kurds #140110

ABC Evening News for Monday, Mar 16, 1992
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(Studio: Ted Koppel) Statement from Iraqi deputy prime minister Tariq Aziz that Iraq will not give up to the United Nations its right to be a major military power reported. Report introduced.

(Sulaymaniyah, northern Iraq: Charles Glass) The struggle of the Kurds in northern Iraq featured; scenes shown from Sulaymaniyah, Iraq, where homeless Kurdish refugees now live in the Iraqi security building captured last year. [American Kurd visiting his parents Ezar SAED - describes conditions here.] Photos shown of Iraqi executions of Kurds. Kurds' fear that Iraqi soldiers will attack again if the coalition withdraws its air protection noted. [SAED - explains what will happen if the Iraqis come again.]

Glass, Charles;
Koppel, Ted

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