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Iraq-US Relations / War Talk / Fat Missile #719321

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jan 10, 2003
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Turkey’s agreement to let the US inspect its ports & air bases and the deployment of more troops to the Persian Gulf region in preparation for a possible war with Iraq noted; scenes shown of Marines heading out from Camp LeJeune, North Carolina.

(Pentagon: David Martin) The debate over what to do with Iraq’s al Samoud† missile because the Iraqis’ have admitted to making a variant, the “fat missile,” with a greater range featured. [CBS News analyst Steve BLACK†- says the fat missile can carry more fuel and fly farther.].

Rather, Dan;
Martin, David

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