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Iraq-US Relations / War Talk / Worst-Case Scenarios (Part III) #722164

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Feb 20, 2003
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) "If It Comes to War" segment introduced.

(Pentagon: John McWethy) The worst-case scenarios in a war against Iraq examined; details given about the possible use of nerve gas, oil fires & floods from dams. [ABC News military analyst Tony CORDESMAN†- says Iraqi President Saddam Hussein will do anything to survive or be a martyr.] [Joint Staff Operations former director retired Lt. Gen. Gregory NEWBOLD†- says the true impact would be on populations around our military forces.] [Former Marine Corps commander retired Gen. Walter BOOMER†- explains why Saddam blew up oil fields in Kuwait.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Further coverage on noted.

Jennings, Peter;
McWethy, John

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