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Iraq-US Relations / War Talk #708296

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Aug 18, 2002
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(Studio: Carole Simpson) Report introduced.

(Pentagon: John McWethy) The criticism overseas of President Bush's plan for war against Iraqi President Saddam Hussein examined. [White House communications director Dan BARTLETT†- says Bush will articulate his positions.] [On NBC, Senator Richard LUGAR†; on CNN, former NATO Supreme Allied Commander retired Gen. Wesley CLARK†- cite the importance of European support.] [On "This Week," Defense Policy Board chairman Richard PERLE†- says our European allies are not relevant.] "New York Times" report that the US provided Iraq with intelligence in the war against Iran noted.

McWethy, John;
Simpson, Carole

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