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Iraq / Troop Movements / United States Response #353610

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 11, 1994
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(Miami: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Pentagon: David Martin) The United States response to Iraq's deployment of troops near the Kuwait border featured; scenes shown of United States and Iraqi forces. [Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman John SHALIKASHVILI, Senator Dennis DeCONCINI, President CLINTON - comment with regard to Iraq troop movements.] The possibility of an exclusion zone for Iraqi troops discussed.

(Studio: Connie Chung) Report introduced.

(Kuwait: Mark Phillips) The deployment of United States troops in Kuwait featured; scenes shown. [KUWAITI - comments with regard to United States help.] [US MARINE, Marine Colonel Rusty BLACKMAN - comment with regard to United States role in deterring Iraqi aggression.] [Kuwait information minister Sheik Saud Nasir al- SABAH - says an exclusion zone is needed in south Iraq.] Secretary of State Warren Christopher's expected arrival in Kuwait tomorrow noted.

(Miami: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Baghdad: Allen Pizzey) Iraq's contention that its troops are being withdrawn from the Kuwaiti border area examined; scenes shown of Iraqi troops and equipment on the move near Basra, Iraq. [Reuters reporter Jack REDDEN - comments with regard to frequency of murders by robbers in Iraq.] President Saddam Hussein's hold on power in Iraq discussed; scenes shown of Hussein and his followers. [Mideast expert Edmund BLAIR - comments with regard to Hussein's motivation for deploying troops near Kuwait.]

Reporter(s):
Chung, Connie;
Martin, David;
Phillips, Mark;
Pizzey, Allen;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:06:50

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