Anniversary of Persian Gulf War
A year ago, on January 16, 1991, U.S. and allied forces began a military offensive against Iraq. The guests discussed the outcome of… read more
A year ago, on January 16, 1991, U.S. and allied forces began a military offensive against Iraq. The guests discussed the outcome of the war, and the post war political, economic, and military developments in the Persian Gulf region. They also addressed the stability of Saddam Hussein’s government, U.N. involvement in Iraq, and the current situation in Kuwait. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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- Michael Dunn Senior Analyst International Estimate
- Judith Kipper Guest Scholar Brookings Institution
- Robert J. Lieber Professor Georgetown University->Government and Foreign Policy
Persian Gulf War
Mr. Dunn responded to phone calls from the public regarding events in the Persian Gulf.
Events in the Persian Gulf
Dr. Lieber, chairman of the Government Department at Georgetown University, discussed recent events in the Persian…
Impact of the Iraqi Invasion on Oil Prices
Mr. Dunn discussed the impact of the Iraqi invasion of Kuwait on oil prices and world politics.
Persian Gulf War Effects
Mr. Taima responded to telephone callers' questions on events in Iraq following the Persian Gulf war, including…