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Iraq Invasion of Kuwait #577091

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Aug 09, 1990
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Ankara, Turkey: John Dancy) Secretary of State James Baker reported enlisting use of Turkish NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) air bases; scenes shown. [BAKER - makes statement.] Assistant secretary of state John Kelly noted dispatched to Damascus, Syria, for consultations; Iran reported denouncing Iraq's annexation of Kuwait; USSR noted offering to send naval aid to Persian Gulf; Baker reported flying to NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) meeting in Brussels, Belgium.

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(New York: Mike Jensen) Success of United Nations economic sanctions explained. [Brookings Institution Robert LITAN - comments.] [US Customs Ed HOTCHKISS - talks about seized shipments.] [Colorado wheat farmer Bill WARREN - talks about economic pain to US.] Gasoline price rises noted.

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Dancy, John;
Jensen, Mike
Duration:
00:04:30

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