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Iraq Invasion of Kuwait / Bush #334191

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Aug 12, 1990
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(Studio: Connie Chung) Decision by President Bush to enforce UN economic sanctions against Iraq and to reject proposed settlement from Iraqi President Saddam Hussein reported; details given of that proposal.

(Kennebunkport: Wyatt Andrews) Announcement by administration of trade "quarantine" against Iraq featured. [On "This Week", Secretary of State James BAKER - says we have a formal request from Kuwaiti government to implement sanctions; adds "let's not use word 'blockade.'"] Last week's United Nations resolution quoted. [While jogging, BUSH - says United Nations Chapter 7 gives us broad authority.]

Reporter(s):
Andrews, Wyatt;
Chung, Connie
Duration:
00:02:30

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