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Iraq Invasion of Kuwait / Chemical Warfare / Israel #576894

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Aug 23, 1990
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Studio: Tom Brokaw; Saudi Arabia: Bryant Gumbel) 82nd Airborne two- day desert training operation featured; scenes shown; concern over chemical warfare examined. [SOLDIER, United States Air Force Major James WILLIAMS, United States Marine Corps Major General John HOPKINS - comment on chemical weapons.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Israeli officials reported urging citizens to stockpile emergency provisions; gas masks and baking soda, defense against poison gas, noted selling out.

Brokaw, Tom;
Gumbel, Bryant

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