Search the Archive

Iraq / Refugees / Baker #580108

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 10, 1991
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws. For any such use, please visit NBC NEWS Archives XPRESS.

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Northwest Iraq: Mike Boettcher) Conditions in Cukurca, Turkey, refugee camp featured; scenes shown of suffering; airlifted pallets of food noted killing two during drop. [Two REFUGEES - comment.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(White House: John Cochran) President Bush reported declaring northern Iraq off-limits to Iraqi President Saddam Hussein's military; details given; criticism of administration's nonintervention policy noted; Shiite refugees noted safe within demilitarized zone. [White House spokesman Marlin FITZWATER; on April 3, BUSH - comment.] Turkish Premier Turgut Ozal's telephone call to Bush and Secretary of State James Baker's visit to Turkey mentioned.

Boettcher, Mike;
Brokaw, Tom;
Cochran, John

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.