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Iraq-US Relations / Threat #429126

CNN Evening News for Monday, Feb 15, 1999
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(Studio: Judy Woodruff) Iraqi threats against the United States air base in Incirlik, Turkey, introduced.

(Baghdad: Jane Arraf) Iraqi President Saddam Hussein's warning to Kuwait and Saudi Arabia not to allow British and United States planes to take off from their bases featured; details given of the latest battles in the north and south no-fly zones. [Iraqi oil minister General Amer RASHEED - says United Nations weapons inspectors will not be allowed back because disarmament is finished.]

(Studio: Judy Woodruff; Pentagon: Carl Rochelle) Iraq's capability to carry out attacks on bases in Turkey, Kuwait and Saudi Arabia and what the US response would do should Iraq carry out its threats detailed and discussed; map shown.

Arraf, Jane;
Rochelle, Carl;
Woodruff, Judy

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