NBC Evening News for Thursday, Aug 06, 1998
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(State Department: Andrea Mitchell) Refusal by Iraq to allow United Nations weapons inspectors to do their work and demands from Iraqi President Saddam Hussein that sanctions be lifted reported. [UN Ambassador Bill RICHARDSON - declares the Iraqi actions unacceptable.] [Chief United Nations weapons inspector Richard BUTLER - says this situation cannot keep happening.] [Washington Institute for Near East Policy Patrick CLAWSON - says many countries are bored with this situation.] [State Department James FOLEY - says there is no crisis.] [UN Secretary General Kofi ANNAN - urges closer discussions with Iraq.]
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