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Campaign '92 / Bush vs. Clinton / Arms Sales #588528

NBC Evening News for Friday, Sep 11, 1992
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Announcement by President Bush that F- 15s will be sold to Saudi Arabia noted.

(White House: John Cochran) Impact of the arms sales agreement on the presidential campaign and on jobs in the states of Missouri, Connecticut and California examined. [At McDonnell Douglas plant in Saint Louis, BUSH - announces the sale.] [Two MEN - comment.] [Last year, BUSH - proposes a Middle East arms control initiative.] Bush recalled telling Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin that Saudi Arabia should be helped because of its support of the hard-line against Iraqi President Saddam Hussein. [Representative Mel LEVINE - criticizes Bush's decision.]

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Cochran, John
Duration:
00:02:20

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