Search the Archive

Crisis in the Gulf #649895

CNN Special for Thursday, Aug 16, 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 Defense Secretary Richard Cheney; taped excerpts of statements by and/or interviews with George Bush, Jordan's King Hussein, unidentified Iraqi spokesperson, Louis Grace of American University in Cairo, Syrian Ambassador to Egypt Issa Darwish, Egypt President Hosni Mubarak, Cheney, Pentagon spokesperson Pete Williams, Shell Oil dealer Roger Bullock, Marshall Thomas of "Oil Daily", Pati Heath, Mike Saba, and unidentified others.

  • Shaky picture at [7:20:20-7:30:00].
  • 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.