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Iraq / Refugees / United States Aid #580259

NBC Evening News for Friday, Apr 19, 1991
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Northern Iraq: Brad Willis) Meeting between United States and Iraqi military commanders to discuss safe havens for Kurdish refugees reported; details given; allied forces noted eventually turning camps over to UN; scenes shown of Operation Provide Comfort's Lieutenant General John Shalikashvili arriving in Zakho, Iraq; refugees' skepticism noted. [SHALIKASHVILI - comments.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) United Nations officials quoted on cost of their refugee camp. Report introduced.

(Northern Iraq: Mike Boettcher) Plight of refugees and promise of better camps detailed; scenes shown. [REFUGEE, United States SOLDIER - comment.]

Boettcher, Mike;
Brokaw, Tom;
Willis, Brad

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