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Iraq Invasion of Kuwait / Hussein / Children #576918

NBC Evening News for Friday, Aug 24, 1990
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(New York: Michele Gillen) Iraqi President Saddam Hussein's television image of loving children contrasted with reality; scenes shown from television and from use of poison gas on Kurdish children. [Executive director Amnesty International United States of America John HEALEY - talks about Hussein torturing and starving children.] [With face obscured, IRAQI - talks about his tortured children.] Hussein noted saying that as Iraqi children suffer from embargo, so will those of hostages. [Publisher "Arab-American News" Osama SIBLANI - comments.] Amnesty International report quoted on screen.

Brokaw, Tom;
Gillen, Michele

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