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Iraq Invasion of Kuwait / United Nations Negotiations #576939

NBC Evening News for Monday, Aug 27, 1990
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Today's developments in Persian Gulf conflict listed. Report introduced.

(Kennebunkport: John Cochran) Possibility of diplomatic settlement in Persian Gulf crisis reported; scenes shown of President Bush with Canadian President Brian Mulroney. [BUSH - rejects idea of compromise.] Talks between United Nations Secretary General Javier Perez de Cuellar and Iraqi foreign minister Tariq Aziz on Thursday examined; possible deals outlined on screen. [Council on Foreign Relations Richard MURPHY - comments.] Bush quoted on Perez de Cuellar's negotiations. Jordan's King Hussein shown arriving in Tripoli, Libya, for Arab leaders' meeting including Libyan leader Muammar el-Kadhafi; King Hussein noted traveling next to Europe. ...... (Studio: Tom Brokaw) Perez de Cuellar noted active negotiator in Iran-Iraq war. [PEREZ de Cuellar - discusses negotiations.] France reported saying they are prepared for war to protect trapped French nationals.

Brokaw, Tom;
Cochran, John

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