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Iraq Invasion of Kuwait / Iran #334234

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 15, 1990
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.

(Persian Gulf: Doug Tunnel) Iraqi President Saddam Hussein's surprise peace offering to Iran reported including promises of troop withdrawal, prisoner exchange and land return; threat to United States detailed. [International Institution of Strategic Studies Michael DEWAR - comments on Hussein's intentions.] Reasons for offer noted; historical animosity between Iraq and Iran mentioned.

Reporter(s):
Schieffer, Bob;
Tunnell, Doug
Duration:
00:01:50

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