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Persian Gulf Crisis / Hostages #330116

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 23, 1990
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Amman: Allen Pizzey) Under pressure from United Nations economic sanctions and US-led military buildup, Iraqi President Saddam Hussein reported releasing more hostages; scenes shown from American hostages' trip home. [Two AMERICANS, Jared SCOGNA - comment on those left behind.] [American-Iraqi Foundation Dr. Salim MANSOOR - comments on negotiations.] Former British prime minister Edward Heath noted gaining release of fewer Britons than expected; Iraqi parliament reported voting to release all French hostages in an attempt to disrupt coalition against Iraq.

Reporter(s):
Pizzey, Allen;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:02:40

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