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CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 13, 1993
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Reports introduced.

(White House: Randall Pinkston) Launching of a military attack by President Bush just six days before he leaves office featured; scenes shown of Bush honoring former President Ronald Reagan. [BUSH - defends his decision.] [Senator Alfonse D'AMATO - says the attack should be aimed at Iraqi President Saddam Hussein.] [Senator Robert DOLE - says policy won't change under President-elect Bill Clinton.]

(Little Rock: Susan Spencer) Reaction in Clinton's camp to Bush's mission in Iraq examined. [CLINTON - comments.]

(Studio: Dan Rather) Analysis of the strike against Iraq discussed. [Middle East expert Fouad AJAMI - says the Middle East peace process can continue despite the Iraq-US fray.]

(New York: Richard Threlkeld) The American reaction to the raid on Iraq featured; findings of a CBS News/"New York Times" poll on action against Iraq cited. [Across the nation, seven AMERICANS - comment.]

Pinkston, Randall;
Rather, Dan;
Spencer, Susan;
Threlkeld, Richard

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