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Persian Gulf Crisis / Embargo / Hostages #571919

NBC Evening News for Friday, Oct 19, 1990
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Baghdad: Tom Aspell) Iraq reported rationing gasoline due to shortage of refinery additives caused by United Nations embargo; scenes shown from Baghdad. [Iraqi petroleum minister Isam Abdul Rahim al-SHALABI - comments.] Food supplies noted still plentiful; offer to sell oil at bargain prices mentioned.

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Palm Desert, California: Keith Morrison) Family of human shield hostage Kevin Bazner featured; scenes shown of Bazner on Iraqi TV. [Wife Dawn BAZNER - talks about her frustration with United States government.] [State Department spokeswoman Margaret TUTWILER - comments on Bazner case.]

Aspell, Tom;
Brokaw, Tom;
Morrison, Keith

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