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US-Iraq Relations / United Nations, Air Raids / Kuwait Border #143917

ABC Evening News for Friday, Jan 15, 1993
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Pentagon: John McWethy) New deadline from President Bush to Iraqi President Saddam Hussein demanding that the United Nations inspectors be allowed to fly into Iraq featured. [BUSH, United Nations spokesman Tim TREVAN - comment.] Position that a second air attack against Iraq would be more extensive outlined; reasons given for the failure of the first air raid on Iraqi targets.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Kuwait: John Laurence) Arrival of United States troops at Kuwait's border to carry out exercises with the Kuwaitis while also deterring the Iraqis featured; scenes shown; map shown of the location of Iraqi police posts on the wrong side of the UN- determined border. [Kuwaiti minister of information Saud Nasir al-SABAH - comments on Iraq's actions.]

Jennings, Peter;
Laurence, John;
McWethy, John

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