NBC Evening News for Thursday, Oct 15, 1987
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(Persian Gulf: Martin Fletcher) Iranian silkworm missile attack from peninsula on American-owned tanker in Kuwait oil terminal in Persian Gulf rptd; details given, scenes shown courtesy of Kuwait TV. Kuwait's dependence on US help in gulf and Navy's problems in aiding vulnerable tankers noted. Presence of United States and French convoys in area cited; scenes shown. Future dangers from Iran to Kuwait and other Persian Gulf states cited.
(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Iraq attacks on Iran in Persian Gulf reported
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