Search the Archive

Crisis in the Gulf #649893

CNN Special for Wednesday, Aug 15, 1990

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

Summary and analysis of today's events pertaining to the Persian Gulf region with Bernard Shaw (CNN) and Jonathan Mann (CNN), including a live interview by Shaw with Iran's Ambassador to the UN Kamal Kharazi, and taped excerpts of statements by and/or interviews with Egypt Foreign Affairs Minister Botros Ghali, Jean AbiNader of US-Arab Chamber of Commerce, Michael Kinsley (CNN), George Bush, Iraqi Ambassador to the US Mohamed al-Mashat, Sheryl Attkisson (CNN), Saudi Arabia Air Force General Turki Bin Nassar, State Department Spokesperson Margaret Tutwiler, Egyptian historian Refaat El-Saaid, State Department Spokesperson Mary Ryan, and State Department Spokesperson Don DeMarino.

  • Picture error at bottom of screen throughout.
  • Duration:

    Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

    Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

    • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
    • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
    • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

    If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.