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Iran-Iraq War #536332

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 06, 1984
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(Studio) Iraq reported mounting counteroffensive to regain island taken by Iran in their ongoing war; indications of Iraqi use of chemical weapons against Iranian forces discussed.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(Baghdad, Iraq) Iraq's response to allegations of chemical warfare examined. [Defense minister Adnan KHAYRALLAH - (thru translator) defs. denials.] Khayrallah's remarks said interpreted as admission-of guilt by dipls. here; Iranian and Iraqi statements on issue considered. [Iraqi OFFICIAL - feels sorry for Iran's youthful victims.] Est. death toll so far in war since its beginning mentioned.
REPORTER: Phil Bremen

Bremen, Phil;
Brokaw, Tom

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