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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 ABCNews.com noted.
- Jennings, Peter;
- McWethy, John
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