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Persian Gulf Crisis / Propaganda / Hostages #330221

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 03, 1990
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(Studio: Connie Chung) Iraqi President Saddam Hussein reported making tour of occupied Kuwait today; scenes shown from Iraqi television. Report introduced.

(Baghdad: Betsy Aaron) Hussein's use of propaganda examined; scenes shown from Saddam Hussein Hospital, where sick babies are on display; Iraq noted not asking for available Red Cross shipments of milk and medicine. [Two DOCTORS - complain about sick babies.] [Iraqi information minister Latif Nassif JASSEM - comments on war.] Iraq reported releasing Irish John McCauslin, Brazilian and French hostages; scenes shown.

Aaron, Betsy;
Chung, Connie

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