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US-Iraq Relations / No-Fly Zone / Anti-Aircraft Missiles #347273

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jan 07, 1993
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Pentagon: David Martin) Iraq's response to the ultimatum from the United States and its allies to remove the anti-aircraft missiles from the Iraqi "no-fly" zone featured; map shown. [Iraqi ambassador to United Nations Nizar HAMDOON - defends Iraqi sovereignty.] [State Department spokesman Richard BOUCHER - outlines the warning to Iraq.] Impact of the weather on the air forces of both sides noted.

(Studio: Dan Rather) Explanation from retired General George Crist as to the options open to the United States if President Saddam Hussein refuses to comply with the ultimatum. [In front of regional map, CRIST - lists the weaponry and the targets available to the US.]

Martin, David;
Rather, Dan

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