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Persian Gulf War / Iraq / Civilian Casualties #336876

CBS Evening News for Monday, Feb 11, 1991
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Charges that Iraqi President Saddam Hussein is over- or underestimating civilian casualties noted. Report introduced.

(Amman: Doug Tunnell) Disillusionment in and outside of Iraq due to increasing civilian casualties examined; scenes shown of cluster bomb canisters found in Basra, Iraq; United States noted condemning Israeli use of cluster bombs in Beirut; Iraq reported increasing military draft. [Reuter's correspondent Bernd DEBUSMANN - comments on Iraqi people's disillusionment.] Fear of bombing outside Iraq noted; scenes shown of air raid warning in Amman, Jordan, school and of crowds outside Iraq pledging allegiance to Saddam.

Rather, Dan;
Tunnell, Doug

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