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Iraq / United Nations Weapons Inspection #142455

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jul 22, 1992
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(Studio: Forrest Sawyer) Report introduced.

(Baghdad: Sheila MacVicar) Decision by United Nations weapons inspection team to pull out of the parking lot outside the Iraqi agriculture building in Baghdad as protests against their presence escalated featured; scenes shown of hostile crowds. [UN team leader Mark SILVER - comments.]

(Studio: Forrest Sawyer) Canceling of shore leave for the USS Saratoga, stationed in the Mediterranean Sea, noted.

(Pentagon: Bob Zelnick) The option of a United States strike reviewed; maps shown of the region and of likely targets; statement of warning from White House spokesman Marlin Fitzwater quoted. [UN special commission Rolf EKEUS - threatens Iraq.] Views of Iraqi President Saddam Hussein and President Bush on air strikes outlined.

MacVicar, Sheila;
Sawyer, Forrest;
Zelnick, Bob

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