NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 18, 1990
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(Pentagon: Fred Francis) Pentagon reported saying United States military buildup in Middle East has been more than matched by Iraq; scenes shown from amateur video of Iraqi tanks; details illustrated on screen. [Defense Department spokesman Pete WILLIAMS - says there has been no sudden surge.] [Military strategist retired Lieutenant General William ODOM - comments on ground advantage.]
(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Nine Western European nations reported calling on United Nations Security Council to impose air embargo against Iraq; President Bush noted wishing to delay air embargo until planes carrying American refugees leave Iraq.
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