NBC Evening News for Monday, Nov 12, 1990
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(Studio: Jane Pauley) Report introduced.
(White House: Jim Miklaszewski) Criticism of President Bush's move to double Persian Gulf forces examined. [Rebecca READ (at Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, DC), Senator John GLENN - comment.] White House spokesman Marlin Fitzwater quoted on screen about need for Bush to consult Congress. [Senators William COHEN and Daniel Patrick MOYNIHAN, presidential historian Michael BESCHLOSS - comment on need for public support.] ...... (Studio: Jane Pauley) Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak reported limiting country's role in military attack. Report introduced.
(Baghdad: Tom Aspell) Iraqi President Saddam Hussein's response to call for Arab summit from Morocco's King Hassan reported; details outlined on screen; scenes shown of Chinese foreign minister Qian Qichen meeting with Hussein and earlier with PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) leader Yasir Arafat. Exiled Kuwaiti officials noted having no faith in negotiations. [Gulf Cooperation Council secretary general Abdullah BASHARA - comments.]