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Nightline #646594

ABC Special for Tuesday, Oct 30, 1990

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Live discussion re: the factor of hostages held in Kuwait and Iraq in determining US policy in response to threat of Iraq expansionism in the Persian Gulf region with Ted Koppel (ABC), Kuwaiti hostage's wife Maria Latham, former State Department Spokesperson Hodding Carter, and former Assistant Defense Secretary Richard Perle; taped segment with John McWethy (ABC), excerpts of statements by George Bush, excerpt of statement by unidentified Kuwaiti hostage, hostage's wife Margie Walterscheid, excerpts of statements by Secretary of State James Baker, Judith Kipper of the Brookings Institution, and Martin Indyk of the Washington Institute for Near East Policy.


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