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Iraq Invasion of Kuwait / Chemical Weapons #334543

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Aug 09, 1990
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(Amman, Jordan: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(London: Anthony Mason) Iraqi diplomat reported warning United States of chemical weapons; United States military noted prepared; scenes shown of soldiers in protective suits at Heyford, England. Iraqi use of chemical weapons during war with Iran noted; scenes shown of dead civilians in Halabjah, Iraq, and of allied troops suffering from poison gas during World War I. [Gulf Center for Strategic Studies David BARR - comments on hot suits.] President Bush quoted.

Reporter(s):
Mason, Anthony;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:02:10

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