NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 11, 1999
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(Los Angeles: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(State Department: Andrea Mitchell) Growing tensions between India and Pakistan reported; details given of demands for retaliation against India after the downing of a Pakistani plane; scenes shown from Pakistan of demonstrations. [Pakistan Army Brigadier General Rashid QURESHI - says an Indian plane did not communicate to anyone when it entered Pakistani airspace.] [State Department spokesman James RUBIN - says India-Pakistan relations are going in the wrong direction.] [Brookings Institution Richard HAASS - says knowing both companies are nuclear powers makes the conflict worse.]
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