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Paris, France / Chemical Weapons Conference #324017

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Jan 07, 1989
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.

(Paris, France: Wyatt Andrews) International conference in Paris to ban use of chemical weapons featured; scenes shown of anti-Iraq demonstration. [While opening conf., French prime minister Francois MITTERRAND - (thru translator) says chemical weapons must be condemned.] Condemnation of Iraq's use of chemical weapons by Iranian foreign minister Ali Akbar Velayati reported [Secretary of State George SHULTZ - says chemical weapons must be contained.] Historical British film of moviehouse ads. promoting use of gas masks shown. [Chief British delegate Tessa SOLESBY - hopes for something constructive from conf.]

Andrews, Wyatt;
Schieffer, Bob

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