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Iran-Iraq War #536032

NBC Evening News for Friday, Mar 02, 1984
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(Studio) Possible status of Iran-Iraq war, according to propaganda claims of each, reported.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(Bahrain) Bahrain's concern over Iranian threat to close oil shipping through Strait of Hormuz examined; Bahrain's dependency on oil economy and relationship with US noted. Ayatollah Khomeini mentioned. Amir Isa bin Salman al-Khalifa's approach to ruling said effort to avoid same mistakes as late Shah of Iran; Marine withdrawal from Lebanon thought damaging United States credibility here despite President Reagan's claims of commitment to keeping straits open.
REPORTER: John Cochran

Brokaw, Tom;
Cochran, John

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