This program is 28 minutes long
(Studio: John Cochran) Coming home for some of those held in Iraq reported; scenes shown of arrivals of flights in Japan, Frankfurt, West Germany, Paris and London.
(Washington: Henry Champ) Arrival in Washington, DC, airport of Americans released by Iraqi President Saddam Hussein featured. [Iraqi ambassador Mohamed Sadiq al-MASHAT - says he welcomes these guests.] [El Paso, Texas, Lloyd CULBERTSON, Denver, Colorado, Bonnie ANDERTON - respond to Mashat.] Role of Jesse Jackson as negotiator and journalist noted.
(State Department: John Dancy) Report of Jackson's visit to Kuwait City, Kuwait, and Iraq featured; scenes shown; details given of Hussein's decision to free women and children into custody of Jackson. [Deputy ambassador Barbara BADINE - queries Iraqi official about who can go.] Conditions at embassy under siege in Kuwait reviewed; scenes shown. [Ambassador West Nathaniel HOWELL - says group is doing all right so far.] Statement from United Nations Secretary General Javier Perez de Cuellar that Iraqis said they would see what they could do for the embassies mentioned.
(Studio: John Cochran) East German diplomat Kurt Merkel reported forcibly moved from Kuwait City to Baghdad.
(Studio: John Cochran) Statement from United Nations Secretary General Javier Perez de Cuellar following his meetings with Iraqi foreign minister Tariq Aziz outlined; scenes shown from Amman, Jordan. [PEREZ de Cuellar - says he is disappointed.] Report introduced.
(Kennebunkport: Jim Miklaszewski) President Bush's preparations for his mini-summit with President Mikhail Gorbachev examined; scenes shown of Bush with Reverend Billy Graham in Kennebunkport, ME. "Newsweek" report that Bush has approved covert CIA operations to overthrow Iraqi President Saddam Hussein mentioned. [On "Meet the Press", Senator Sam NUNN - says covert actions should be used to make Hussein's position untenable.] Report out of Turkey of dissention in Iraqi army ranks detailed. Issue of split between United States and USSR over use of force in the gulf noted. [On "This Week", Soviet diplomat David CHIKVAIDZE - says diplomacy is needed.] [On "Face the Nation", Senator Robert DOLE - says stalemate could be problem for Bush.] Bush's reasons for summit meeting explained.
(Studio: John Cochran) British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher's call for patience in the gulf reported. [THATCHER - says it will take time for sanctions to work.]
(Studio: John Cochran) Iraq noted issuing rationing cards in response to sanctions.
(Baghdad: Mike Boettcher) Events within Iraq examined; scenes shown from Baghdad markets where there seems to be goods despite the embargo and of Iraqi military training. Support of Palestinians for Iraqi President Saddam Hussein detailed. [Palestinian leader George HABASH - says Hussein wants a peaceful solution, but United States talks in language of war.]
(Studio: John Cochran) Libyan leader Muammar el-Kadhafi noted snubbing United Nations embargo of Iraq.
(Studio: John Cochran) Increases in oil production by Saudi Arabia reported.
(Saudi Arabia: Arthur Kent) Morale among American troops in Saudi Arabia examined; scenes shown of visit by Congressmen to the Operation "Desert Shield" force. [Chief Warrant Officer Stan WHITMAN - comments.] Soldiers' lifestyle reviewed; scenes shown. [Two SOLDIERS - comment.] Impact of idle time on troops readying for combat and uncertainty of relations between Americans and Saudis discussed.
(Studio: John Cochran) Findings by Economic Policy Institution that American buying power is down reported. Report introduced.
(Washington: Irving R. Levine) Medical costs faced by companies and workers examined; scenes shown of two companies' fitness programs for employees. [Johnson and Johnson Peter SONDERBERG - talks about company's fitness program.] [Tenneco's Fred BAKER - talks about his health.] Companies' findings that fitness programs save them money noted.
(Studio: John Cochran) Justice Department study on how widespread crime is reported.
(Studio: John Cochran) Report introduced.
(Los Angeles: Bill Lagattuta) Slumping real estate market in Los Angeles and New York City examined; scenes shown of various homes for sale in Northeast and West. [California Association of Realtors Leslie APPLETON- YOUNG - cites statistics.] [Condo seller Donna WILSON - comments.] [Real estate agent Mike GLICKMAN - says buyers are waiting.] [In New York, Mr. HESS - comments on trying to sell house.]
(Studio: John Cochran) No-hitter by Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Dave Stieb reported; scenes shown of three previous games in which he gave up a hit with one out to go and of final out today.