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Paris, France / Chemical Weapons Conference #324002

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jan 06, 1989
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(Studio: Dan Rather) USSR foreign minister Eduard Shevardnadze quoted with regard to United States' downing of Libyan jets. Report introduced.

(Paris, France: Wyatt Andrews) Secretary of State George Shultz reported briefing Shevardnadze with regard to Libya's alleged chemical weapons factory prior to anti-chemical warfare conference here. [SHULTZ - comments.] Shultz aides noted asserting that Egypt, Canada and France now believe United States' assertions of Libyan chemical weapons capability. [Canadian external affairs minister Joe CLARK - comments.] [Libyan foreign minister Jadallah Azzouz Alabama-TALHI - denies that Libya has chemical weapons plant.] Iraq's use of weapons during war with Iran recalled. Dipl. tone of conference discussed.

Andrews, Wyatt;
Rather, Dan

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