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Iraq-United Nations Relations / Showdown / Annan Press Conference #421210

CNN Evening News for Sunday, Nov 15, 1998
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(Studio: Laurie Dhue) Breaking news coverage of the live press conference held by United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan, who answered questions, featured. [ANNAN - says the weekend has been hard; says he hopes for a diplomatic situation to the crisis; expresses appreciation to President Clinton; says Iraq must move to ensure unconditional compliance; says he hopes there is no next time for a crisis with Iraq; says that chief United Nations weapons inspector Richard Butler is ready to send inspectors back into Iraq; says that he was not speaking about Clinton's statement about changing the government of Iraq; explains the frustration of Iraqis.] Annan's statements reviewed.

(Studio: Laurie Dhue) Report introduced.

(UN: Richard Roth) Annan's statements and his relationship with the United States over an agreement with Iraq that prevented a military response reviewed.

Reporter(s):
Dhue, Laurie;
Roth, Richard
Duration:
00:08:20

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