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Iraq / Kurds #371837

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Sep 05, 1996
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(Studio: Dan Rather) New fighting between rival factions of Kurds in Iraq reported.

(Pentagon: David Martin) Confirmation that Iraqi President Saddam Hussein has called off his offensive against the Kurds, effectively ending the US- Iraqi confrontation, outlined. [CIA director John DEUTCH, National Defense University Phoebe MARR - comment on the United States response to Iraqi aggression.]

(Cizre, Iraq: Allen Pizzey) Celebrations by all sides claiming victory featured; scenes shown of the two Kurdish factions; details given of the twisted logic involved in each side's perception of victory.

Martin, David;
Pizzey, Allen;
Rather, Dan

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