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Saudi Arabia / United States Military / Bush Visit / Schwarzkopf Interview #572459

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Nov 22, 1990
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) President Bush's Thanksgiving visit with the troops in Saudi Arabia featured; Bush shown meeting with Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak in Egypt and shaking hands with soldiers. [In several speeches to troops, BUSH - says Iraqi President Saddam Hussein is making the mistake of his life; calls for freeing hostages; says the mission is to get the invader out of Kuwait; adds that only United States can lead.] [Two SOLDIERS - comment on Bush's visit.] Positions of USSR and China on United Nations resolution authorizing use of force in Persian Gulf noted. [In interview with anchor, United States commander General H. Norman SCHWARZKOPF - talks about possibility of war and analyzes capabilities of Iraqi troops in Kuwait; recalls viewing Iraqi trucks in the desert.]

Brokaw, Tom

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