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Iraq Invasion of Kuwait / United States Military #334278

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Aug 19, 1990
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(Studio: Paula Zahn) Report introduced.

(David Martin) Continued deployment of United States military to Middle East featured; scenes shown from Morehead City, North Carolina, of Marines loading onto ship bound for Persian Gulf and of Stealth fighter planes. [Marine Corps Commandant General Al GRAY - says Marines have to be prepared for terrorist-type attacks.] Navy noted still tracking two tankers in the gulf.

(Studio: Paula Zahn) Report introduced.

(Kennebunkport: Eric Engberg) Policies for handling current crisis with Iraq examined; scenes shown of President Bush fishing during Kennebunkport, ME, vacation. [On "Face the Nation", Iranian foreign minister Ali Akbar VELAYATI - calls for cooperation under UN supervision.] [On "Face the Nation", Representative Lee HAMILTON - says it must be cast as a confrontation between Iraq and the international community.] [Former national security adviser Zbigniew BRZEZINSKI - comments on problem of possible Arab destabilization.] Bush's need to soon spell out role for American military in the gulf explained.

Engberg, Eric;
Zahn, Paula

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