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Iraq Invasion of Kuwait / Arab Opinion #577047

NBC Evening News for Monday, Aug 06, 1990
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Cairo: Arthur Kent) Arab reaction to Iraqi President Saddam Hussein's invasion of Kuwait detailed. [Stranded in Cairo, Egypt, Kuwaiti cabinet chief Abdul Rahman al-AWAD - asks for military aid.] Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak and PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) leader Yasir Arafat reported meeting to search for peaceful solution; Arafat and Mubarak relations with Saddam Hussein noted. [Egyptian ambassador Tahseen BASHEER - says we don't want to corner Hussein.] Iraqi ambassador shown meeting in Cairo with Egyptian foreign minister. [Iraqi AMBASSADOR - comments.] [AWAD - comments.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Kent, Arthur

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