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US-United Nations-Iraq Relations / The Arsenal #170234

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 11, 1997
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(New York: David Ensor) The UN's frustration in dealing with Iraq, which again prevented weapons inspectors from doing their work, featured. [Iraqi foreign minister Mohammed al-SAHHAF, Iraqi deputy Prime Minister Tariq AZIZ - reinforce Iraq's position.] [UN's Richard BUTLER - says he is "speechless" about Iraq's weapons' claims.] The positions of the United States and its allies outlined on screen. [US ambassador to the United Nations Bill RICHARDSON - comments.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Pentagon: John McWethy) A closer look at Iraq's arsenal presented; details given of Iraq's record of declaration on weapons production compared to what the United Nations found stockpiled. [BUTLER - says Iraq has biological weaponry.] [Former United Nations weapons inspector Tim TREVAN - says President Saddam Hussein is aiming for biological weapons that can be launched with a missile.]

Ensor, David;
Jennings, Peter;
McWethy, John

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