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Persian Gulf War / Diplomacy #336895

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 12, 1991
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Amman: Doug Tunnell) Radio Baghdad report on Iraqi President Saddam Hussein's peace move to Soviet envoy Yevgeny Primakov quoted; details given of references to Palestinian question. [While walking through ruins, PRIMAKOV - talks about civilian casualties from bombing.] Soviet and Iranian cooperation examined; scenes shown of Saddam meeting with Algerian envoy; PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) leader Yasir Arafat noted arriving soon. [Middle East analyst Valerie YORKE - comments.]

(Studio: Dan Rather) Response from White House spokesman Marlin Fitzwater quoted.

Rather, Dan;
Tunnell, Doug

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