CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 06, 1984
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(Studio) Iran-Iraq battle for Majnoon Island, major oil reserve site, discussed.
REPORTER: Dan Rather
(Bahrain) Bahrain's concern over nearby Iran-Iraq war in light of Iran's threat to blockade Strait of Hormuz oil lanes examined; films shown. [Info. min. Tareq al-MOAYED - explains deterrent effect of stronger United States stance.] Oil states' opposition to allowing United States naval force bases in region explained; concern here over Ayatollah Khomeini's religious fervor and economy realities of Arab societies considered.
REPORTER: Allen Pizzey
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