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  • 10th Anniversary of the Gulf War
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    10th Anniversary of the Gulf War

    Former White House officials talked about Operation Desert Storm on the 10th Anniversary of the operation. Among the topics they addressed were the significance of the international…

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  • Question Time
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    Question Time

    The bank closing of the bank of Credit and Commerce International was debated during the meeting of the House of Commons with the Prime Minister. Members questioned the Prime Minister about the…

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  • Question Time
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    Question Time

    On Tuesday, Prime Minister Major answered questions on the annual budget which was announced less than an hour later and the poll tax report just released. The Persian Gulf war and future defense…

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  • Question Time
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    Question Time

    On Tuesday, Prime Minister Major answered questions about the aftermath of the Persian Gulf war, the poll tax report due to be released on Thursday, policies about the European Community, and his…

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  • Question Time
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    Question Time

    On Tuesday, John Major was in Moscow, so John MacGregor, Leader of the House of Commons, took the Prime Minister’s questions. The dominant topic of discussion was the by-election to be held on Thursday…

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  • Question Time
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    Question Time

    The members' questions focused on the cease-fire to the 100-hour Persian Gulf ground war. The cease-fire had just been announced ten hours before the session. Members called for heavy…

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  • British CeaseFire Statements
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    British Cease-Fire Statements

    On the day following President Bush’s announcement of a cease-fire in the Persian Gulf war, British Prime Minister John Major addressed the House of Commons on the resolution of the Persian…

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  • Prime Ministers Statement on Persian Gulf
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    Prime Minister's Statement on Persian Gulf

    At the end of Tuesday’s question time, Prime Minister Major made a statement about the allied suspension of the ground offensive in the Persian Gulf effective that morning. The cease-fire…

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  • Question Time
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    Question Time

    The members discussion focused on the status of the Persian Gulf war and whether Iraq would comply with the Security Council resolution now that the ground war has begun. Tom King, British…

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    The Tuesday questions focused on bombings which occurred the day before in two railroad stations, injuring many and leaving over half a million commuters without transportation. The IRA has…

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  • British View of Ground War in Persian Gulf
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    British View of Ground War in Persian Gulf

    Prime Minister John Major announced the start of the ground war in the Persian Gulf. He said that the ground offensive “will not cease until the Iraqis have been completely driven out of Kuwait.”…

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    Question Time

    On Tuesday, the topics of discussion were the severe winter weather which has created a need for disbursement of cold weather payments to social security recipients. Concern over the…

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  • Question Time
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    Question Time

    Prime Minister Major discussed the war with Iraq, and also addressed a number of domestic and European issues, including possible repatriation of agriculture policy currently regulated by…

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  • Question Time
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    Question Time

    The Prime Minister’s question time focused on the economy, interest rates, the Confederation of Business Industry (CBI), the Persian Gulf war, and the effect of the threat of terrorism on…

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  • Question Time
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    Question Time

    Questions to the prime minister were focused on the Persian Gulf, in particular, the sale of British arms to Iraq before August 2, 1990. At the end of the prime minister’s question time, the…

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  • Question Time
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    Question Time

    Prime Minister Major responded to questions regarding developments in the Persian Gulf war, the "hard ECU", and the crisis in the Baltic states. Gulf concerns dominated the exchanges and…

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  • Question Time
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    On Monday January 21, Prime Minister Major answered questions during the debate over a joint government opposition motion supporting the continued British involvement in the Persian Gulf.…

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  • Persian Gulf War Debate
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    Persian Gulf War Debate

    The British House of Commons' January 21 session centered around a debate over a government supported resolution expressing support for British troops in the Persian Gulf, and an amendment…

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  • Question Time
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    Question Time

    British Prime Minister Major responded to issues relating to the Persian Gulf war, including what would constitute an Iraqi retreat and cease fire, the need to voice support of the troops,…

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    Question Time

    In the House of Commons, discussion centered on reactions to war with Iraq and voicing support of the British troops.

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