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Persian Gulf Crisis / United States Military / Cheney Visit #330942

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Dec 22, 1990
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer; Saudi Arabia: David Martin) Analysis given of visit by Secretary of Defense Dick Cheney and Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman Colin Powell to United States military in Saudi Arabia; details given of logistical problems facing servicemen there. [MARINE, CHENEY - discuss problem of correct batteries for night scopes.] Belief that military seems to be coming to the conclusion that war is almost inevitable noted.

(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Statement from Cheney about United States response if Iraqi President Saddam Hussein uses chemical weapons reported.

Martin, David;
Schieffer, Bob

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