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Iraq / Refugees / Bush #337695

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 10, 1991
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Pentagon: Jim Stewart) President Bush reported changing policy toward President Saddam Hussein's military attacks on Kurdish refugees in northern Iraq; details given; scenes shown of relief aid arriving at Incirlik, Turkey, air base; criticism of administration for encouraging, but not aiding, revolution noted. [White House spokesman Marlin FITZWATER, Representative Joseph KENNEDY, State Department spokesman Richard BOUCHER - comment.]

(Studio: Dan Rather) Iraqi doctor quoted on refugee deaths in Turkish border camps. Report introduced. ......

(Arosh Camp, Iraq: Allen Pizzey) Foreign aid reported arriving in some refugee camps; Turkish government's sluggishness said due to desire to keep Kurds from settling; most of Kurds who fled Iraq during 1988 poison gas attacks noted still in Turkey; scenes shown. [Iraqi student Ibrahim HUSSEIN - comment.]

Reporter(s):
Pizzey, Allen;
Rather, Dan;
Stewart, Jim
Duration:
00:04:40

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