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Iraq-US Relations / Military Mission / Perle Interview #409990

CNN Evening News for Saturday, Sep 14, 1996
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(Studio: Jeanne Meserve) Interview held with former assistant Secretary of Defense Richard Perle about Secretary of Defense William Perry's diplomatic mission to the Persian Gulf to shore up support for the United States actions against Iraq. [PERLE - says Perry has a tough diplomatic task in dealing with the Arab states, which are influenced by the fact Iraqi President Saddam Hussein will be there after the United States pulls out of the gulf; asserts that Saddam has made an extraordinary political comeback; suggests Saddam might exploit the delay in deploying United States troops.]

Reporter(s):
Meserve, Jeanne
Duration:
00:03:20

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