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Iraq / Sanctions / Oil #728098

ABC Evening News for Friday, May 09, 2003
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) US proposal of a U.N. resolution calling an end to sanctions against Iraq reported; scenes shown of Secretary of State Colin Powell with U.N. Secretary General Kofi Annan††.

(State Department: Martha Raddatz) The resolution's plan for the control of Iraqi oil by the US with the revenues to be used for relief, reconstruction & disarmament examined. [POWELL - describes the oil fund & its use.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Kirkuk: David Wright) The future for the oil fields of Kirkuk, Iraq, examined; scenes shown of American soldiers getting into the Rashid bank vault & from the oil fields. [Kellogg, Brown & Root Bill McELEUFF†- says all that is needed is peace & security to make the oil fields work.] [Northern Oil Co. in Iraq Adil QAZZAZ†- lists what was lost to looting.] [Iraqi oil WORKER - comments on oil & Iraq's future.]

Jennings, Peter;
Raddatz, Martha;
Wright, David

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