Hostage Return

Secretary of State James Baker was on hand when fifty hostages from Iraq and Kuwait returned to the United States. He praised their courage while… read more

Secretary of State James Baker was on hand when fifty hostages from Iraq and Kuwait returned to the United States. He praised their courage while echoing the president’s insistence that no thanks to being given to Saddam Hussein. Among those hostages was the Ambassador to Kuwait Nathaniel Howell and other embassy staff who were trapped in the embassy for four months and subsisted on tuna fish and swimming pool water. close

Report Video Issue

People in this video

Hosting Organization

More information about

Hostage Return

209 Views
Program ID:
15367-1
Category:
News Conference
Format:
News Conference
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 14, 1990 | 9:44pm EST | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Dec 16, 1990 | 3:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1

Airing Details

  • Dec 14, 1990 | 9:44pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 15, 1990 | 2:40am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 15, 1990 | 4:35am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 15, 1990 | 6:25am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 15, 1990 | 5:50pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 16, 1990 | 3:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
Purchase a Download

Hostage Return

  • MP4 video - Standard
    Price:
    $4.99
  • MP3 audio - Standard
    Price:
    $0.99

User Created Clips from This Video