NBC Evening News for Sunday, Aug 05, 1990
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(Studio: Garrick Utley) Report introduced.
(State Department: John Dancy) Evacuation by United States Marines of Americans in capital city of Monrovia, Liberia, featured. [White House spokesman Marlin FITZWATER - reads statement about rescue operation.] Pentagon scenes shown from civil war in Liberia and of American naval task force off Liberian coast. Landing of Marines reviewed; animation and map shown. [Senators David BOREN, John GLENN - back President Bush's move.] Presence of Marines amidst civil war described.
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