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Clinton / Persian Gulf Visit / Kuwait / Human Rights #151081

ABC Evening News for Friday, Oct 28, 1994
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Camp Doha, Kuwait: Brit Hume) President Clinton's visit to Kuwait after his Middle East peace trip featured; scenes shown of Clinton with the American troops stationed at a remote desert camp. [CLINTON - says the United States soldiers gave Iraq the message; jokes about Christmas shopping.] [Later, CLINTON - comments on the timetable to bring the troops home.] Clinton shown meeting with the emir of Kuwait and Saudi Arabia's King Fahd.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Kuwait: Garrick Utley) The United States warning to Kuwait after the Persian Gulf war that it must address human rights issues updated; details given of charges about rights of women, wartime collaborators and foreign workers. [Female student Manal HAIDER - asks why women cannot vote.] [Veiled WOMAN - comments.] The fate of suspected Iraqi collaborators and the mistreatment of Asian women reviewed. [Amnesty International Casey KELSO - comments.]

Hume, Brit;
Jennings, Peter;
Utley, Garrick

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