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Kuwait / Bush Assassination Plot #148053

ABC Evening News for Saturday, May 08, 1993
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(Studio: Judd Rose) Report introduced.

(Pentagon: Bob Zelnick) Report on a plot by Iraqi President Saddam Hussein to kill former President George Bush during his recent visit to Kuwait examined; scenes shown from the trip; details given of the evidence linking Iraq to the plot. [Kuwait embassy spokesman Raed ALRIFAI - cites confessions from the conspirators.] President Clinton said sending FBI and CIA agents to Kuwait to check the evidence. Clinton communications director George Stephanopoulos quoted. The issue of United States retaliation mentioned.

Reporter(s):
Rose, Judd;
Zelnick, Bob
Duration:
00:02:20

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