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Nightline #646786

ABC Special for Friday, Aug 17, 1990

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  • Live discussion re: US response to threat of Iraq expansionism in the Persian Gulf region with Barbara Walters (ABC), Ted Koppel (ABC), Iraqi Ambassador to the US Mohamed Al-Mashat, former Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman William Crowe, and Rep. Les Aspin; taped segment with James Walker (ABC), Forrest Sawyer (ABC), military analyst Edward Luttwak, US hostage in Iraq Michael Nickman, and hostage Kevin Bazner's sister Jan Chandler; excerpt of 8/15/90 interview by Koppel with Iraqi Foreign Minister Tariq Aziz; live updates by Bob Zelnick (ABC) and Ann Compton (ABC).
  • Reporter(s):
    Walker, James;
    Zelnick, Bob;
    Koppel, Ted;
    Sawyer, Forrest;
    Compton, Ann

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