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US-Iraq Relations / Standoff #616031

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 19, 1997
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(White House: Claire Shipman) The status of the standoff between the United States and Iraq updated; the deal proposed by the Russians in an attempt to diffuse the crisis 7 the United States view of the Russian plan outlined. [President CLINTON - says Iraq must allow weapons inspections.] The next diplomatic moves noted.

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Pentagon: Jim Miklaszewski) The continued United States military buildup in the Persian Gulf and the extent of Iraq's weapons buildup updated; details given of the additional war planes being sent to the Gulf. [UN Ambassador Bill RICHARDSON, Wisconsin Project on Nuclear Arms Gary MILHOLLIN, Russian ambassador to the United Nations Sergei LAVROV - say Iraq is still concealing the truth; comment.]

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Miklaszewski, Jim;
Shipman, Claire
Duration:
00:04:20

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