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Persian Gulf Tension / Iran-Iraq War #297711

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Jun 24, 1984
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(Studio) Iraq reported attacking Greek tanker today.
REPORTER: Morton Dean

(Athens, Greece) Confirmed attack on tanker near Iran's Kharg Island oil terminal examined; films shown, details illustrated on map. [Last month, Alexander the Great Captain Konstantine KOVES - will return to Kharg Island; explains.] Mil. leaders of several gulf ntns. said meeting in Saudi Arabia this weekend to prepare contingency plan for joint force to protect sea lanes and their states; impact of intl. recession and gulf war on Greek shipping industry considered. [KOVES - doesn't understand why non-involved ships are being attacked.]
REPORTER: Allen Pizzey

Reporter(s):
Dean, Morton;
Pizzey, Allen
Duration:
00:02:00

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