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Iraq Invasion of Kuwait / Oil Wealth #334510

CBS Evening News for Monday, Aug 06, 1990
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(Amman, Jordan: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Amman: Allen Pizzey) Arab resentment of Kuwait riches reported among reasons for little protest against Iraq invasion; scenes shown from Amman, Jordan, of poor and elite residents. [Jordanian economist Fahed FANEK - says five percent of people get ninety-five percent of wealth.] Kuwaiti and Jordanian incomes compared. [Jordan's King HUSSEIN, MAN - comment on promise of oil wealth shared by all Arabs.] Saddam Hussein noted now in control of twenty percent of OPEC (Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries) oil production.

Pizzey, Allen;
Rather, Dan

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