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Iraq-US Relations / Americans Jailed #605223

NBC Evening News for Monday, Mar 27, 1995
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(State Department: Andrea Mitchell) The position of President Clinton's administration on Iraq's jailing of two American civilians, David Daliberti and William Barloon, who strayed over the Kuwaiti border, featured. [State Department Spokeswoman Christine SHELLY - says the two Americans were not spies.] [Secretary of State Warren CHRISTOPHER - talks about diplomacy.] [On "Today", brother of detained American Ed BARLOON - says his brother was not spying.] [Daliberti friend Joyce McCALL - blames the United Nations for waving the men through.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(White House: Brian Williams) The controversy over presidential candidate Senator Richard Lugar's televised loose-cannon conjecture concerning how the situation might call for military action examined. [LUGAR - calls military action.] The White House's employment of quiet diplomacy with Iraq noted.

Brokaw, Tom;
Mitchell, Andrea;
Williams, Brian

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