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US-Iraq Relations / Weapons Inspections #373154

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 25, 1997
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Pentagon: David Martin) United States threats to Iraqi President Saddam Hussein to stop deceiving United Nations weapons inspectors outlined; details given of Defense Secretary William Cohen's statement that force will be used. How the Pentagon inadvertently helped the Iraqis conceal their weapons by giving away techniques used by inspectors to detect chemical and biological weapons via the Internet featured. [COHEN - talks about the "clear and present danger."] [November 1, 1996, executive director of CIA Nora SLATKIN - talks about the Internet documents.]

(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Vancouver: Scott Pelley) The White House warning to Saddam not to use its chemical weapons reported; details given of the need for access to all weapons sites. [National Security advisor Sandy BERGER - comments.]

Martin, David;
Pelley, Scott;
Rather, Dan

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