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Persian Gulf / Iran-Iraq War #322297

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 19, 1988
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Secretary of State George Shultz quoted with regard to Iran-Iraq skirmish in Persian Gulf; United Nations cease-fire resolution discussed. Report introduced.

(DC: David Martin) United States reported continue to escort Kuwaiti tankers through Persian Gulf; details given, scenes shown. [National security advisor Colin POWELL - comments on cease-fire.] [Dep. secretary of state John WHITEHEAD - comments on situation in Gulf.] United States officials noted asserting that cease-fire must be evident before forces withdrawn from Gulf. [Vice President George BUSH - comments on impact of successful cease-fire.] United States officials noted wary of Iran's possession of silkworm missiles.

Reporter(s):
Martin, David;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:02:20

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