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Persian Gulf War / Five Years Later #401562

CNN Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 16, 1996
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(Studio: Bernard Shaw) The anchor's covering of the start of the Persian Gulf war five years ago replayed: the voices of Shaw and Peter Arnett heard with the nightscope view of the Baghdad skyline shown.

(Studio: Hilary Bowker) Report introduced.

(Baghdad: Peter Arnett) The Iraqi city of Baghdad, which has grown impoverished, revisited; scenes shown from the streets, the official war museum, the air raid shelter that has been turned into a shrine and of sick children. The disputes between Iraq and the international community that have resulted in continuing sanctions against Iraq and the declining fortunes of several Baghdad businessmen reviewed.

(Studio: Hilary Bowker) The possibility that the United Nations may lift some oil restrictions against Iraq for humanitarian reasons noted.

Arnett, Peter;
Bowker, Hilary;
Shaw, Bernard

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