CBS Evening News for Sunday, Aug 12, 1990
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(Studio: Connie Chung) Report introduced.
(Pentagon: David Martin) Mobilization of American military heading for Saudi Arabia featured; scenes shown from Wilmington, North Carolina, and Fort Campbell, Kentucky. [Commander in Chief, United States Central Forces General H. Norman SCHWARZKOPF - briefs reporters on transport problem and on Iraq's defensive posture in Kuwait.] [On "Meet the Press", Secretary of Defense Dick CHENEY - says troop numbers depend on developments.] [National Security Adviser Brent SCOWCROFT - assesses Iraqi President Saddam Hussein's diminishing advantage.] [At Fort Campbell, public affairs officer Major Dan GRIGSON - says we are ready to move.] First American military casualty in Saudi Arabia mentioned.
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