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Iraq Invasion of Kuwait / Hostages #334710

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Sep 02, 1990
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(Studio: Connie Chung) Report introduced.

(New York: David Culhane) Journey to freedom of Americans released from Iraq featured; scenes shown of families separating following Jesse Jackson's help in the negotiations and of their arrival at airport in Washington, DC. [Bonnie ANDERTON, Lloyd CULBERTSON, teacher Beth KREKELER, engineer Edward JOHNSON - comment.] [Wife of hostage Marjorie WALTERSCHEID - talks about her husband.] [JOHNSON - expresses concern for friends trapped in embassy and hotel in Kuwait.]

(Studio: Connie Chung) Report introduced.

(Baghdad: Doug Tunnell) Continued search by Iraq for more Westerners to be their "guests" featured; various scenes shown from Iraq; details given of Iraqi procedures in selecting those to be detained from among the thousands of Westerners still there. [Iraqi OFFICIAL - comments on the detained guests.]

(Studio: Connie Chung) Statement from British foreign secretary Douglas Hurd that Britain is considering an air blockade against Iraq reported. Libyan leader Muammar el-Kadhafi noted becoming first leader to openly defy United Nations embargo against Iraq.

Chung, Connie;
Culhane, David;
Tunnell, Doug

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