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Persian Gulf War / Air War #335034

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Jan 19, 1991
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.

(Saudi Arabia: Bob Simon) United States air attack against Iraqi Scud missiles featured. [US Marine Corps Major General Robert JOHNSTON - comments.] Iraqi President Saddam Hussein said threatening attack against Turkey because it has allowed United States to use its air bases. [48th Tactical Fighter Wing Colonel Tom LENNON - describes anti-aircraft fire.] Use of Harrier jets against Iraqi positions in Kuwait that were threatening Marine ground forces reported. [United States Marine Corps Captain John McFARLAND, Lieutenant Colonel Dick WHITE - describe bombing mission.] Taking of Iraqi POWs from oil platforms noted.

Schieffer, Bob;
Simon, Bob

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