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Persian Gulf Crisis / Hostages / Families #572566

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Nov 03, 1990
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(Studio: Garrick Utley) Report introduced.

(Baghdad: Tom Aspell) Offer from Iraqi President Saddam Hussein to release all foreign hostages in return for pledge from United States that it will not attack Iraq featured; scenes shown of four Americans (Michael Barner, Raymond Gales, Randall Trinh and Abdul Khanji) and three French soldiers who were released. Foreign dignitaries, including former Japanese prime minister Yasuhiro Nakasone, seeking freedom for their nationals, shown arriving in Baghdad.

(Studio: Garrick Utley) Report introduced.

(Chicago: Don Oliver) Reaction of families to release of American hostages featured; scenes shown of hostages in Amman, Jordan. [In Glencoe, Illinois, son Abbas KHANJI, in Louisiana, Barner's sister Pat HUMPHREYS - comment.] Iraqi videotape of hostages still being held shown. [In Des Moines, Iowa, hostage Charles Keegan's daughter Peg KEEGAN - reacts to telephone conversation with father.]

Aspell, Tom;
Oliver, Don;
Utley, Garrick

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