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Suez Canal / Mining #91439

ABC Evening News for Friday, Aug 03, 1984
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(Studio) Lloyd's of London's account of number ships damaged by mine explosions in Red Sea approach to Suez Canal reported.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(DC) Navy's analysis of situation outlined, discussed; Egypt, despite public denials of mines, said sweeping area waters for devices. Role of United States Navy in operation considered. Possibility of Iran and/or Libya's Colonel Muammar el-Kadhafi mining Red Sea explained.
REPORTER: John McWethy

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
McWethy, John
Duration:
00:01:50

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