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Iraq-US Crisis #614486

NBC Evening News for Friday, Sep 13, 1996
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Pentagon: Ed Rabel) Reports that Iraqi President Saddam Hussein will not resist the United States expansion of the no-fly zone reported; details given of the US reaction to Saddam's latest announcement. [State Department spokesperson Nicholas BURNS - says we will keep him guessing.] The decision to send Secretary of Defense William Perry to ask the reluctant gulf allies for help stated.

(Baghdad: Tom Aspell) The mixed signals Saddam has been sending the US analyzed; scenes shown from a meeting of Saddam with his top advisors. [Iraqi Khalid HULEY - comments on the American buildup.]

Aspell, Tom;
Brokaw, Tom;
Rabel, Ed

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