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Middle East / Hostage Crisis / Diplomacy / United States Response #570519

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Aug 05, 1989
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(Studio: Maria Shriver) Report introduced.

(DC: Sandy Gilmour) Review of President Bush's plans for wkend. at Camp David and response of White House to facets of hostage crisis in Middle East featured; details given. [Senator David BOREN - comments on Hizballah and negotiations.] [Secretary of State James BAKER - outlines United States policy on negotiations.] [Middle East expert Robert HUNTER - says United States is already negotiating; mentions Algerian and Iranian roles in crisis.] [Arab League spokesperson Clovis MAKSOUD - says Algeria is undertaking a role.]

Gilmour, Sandy;
Shriver, Maria

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