CBS Evening News for Sunday, Aug 19, 1990
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(Studio: Paula Zahn) Report on French radio that Iraqi forces have placed explosives in Kuwaiti electric and water plants noted.
(Suez Canal: Bill McLaughlin) Role of Egypt's Suez Canal in shipping to and from the Persian Gulf featured; scenes shown from canal of US warships destroyer USS John Rogers and guided missile ship Tetnal and of French ship; details given of Egypt's fear that Iraq will try to mine the canal. Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak mentioned.
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