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Iraq / Shiites / No-Fly Zone #143108

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Aug 27, 1992
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Beginning of United States air missions over southern Iraq to protect the Shiites reported.

(Aboard the USS Independence: Jim Bittermann) The situation on board the USS Independence as the air flights begin featured; scenes shown. [Chief Joseph BARLOW, Commander Tim HEELY - comment.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Baghdad: Walter Rodgers) Reaction in Iraq to the start of US flights over the south featured. [Iraqi AMBASSADOR - transcription on screen) says there will be no combative missions.] Most of Iraq said feeling the allies are out to topple Iraqi President Saddam Hussein.

Bittermann, Jim;
Jennings, Peter;
Rodgers, Walter

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