What Next: Towards a Responsible Iraq Policy

Middle East experts discussed the impacts which military strikes and economic sanctions had had on Iraq’s military and civilian… read more

Middle East experts discussed the impacts which military strikes and economic sanctions had had on Iraq’s military and civilian infrastructure. They argued that little of real value was accomplished by military strikes because it emboldened the Iraqi government and effectively ended any hope for renewed weapons inspections. They also said that the U.S. should support the lifting of sanctions against Iraq to promote regional stability. After their remarks the answered questions from the audience. close

Report Video Issue

People in this video

  • Denis Halliday Assistant Secretary-General United Nations
  • Clovis Maksoud Permanent Observer (Former) League of Arab States->United Nations
More People

Hosting Organization

More information about

What Next: Towards a Responsible Iraq Policy

25 Views
Program ID:
117508-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 29, 1998 | 11:04am EST | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Dec 30, 1998 | 4:36am EST | C-SPAN 1

Airing Details

  • Dec 29, 1998 | 11:04am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 29, 1998 | 8:30pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 30, 1998 | 4:36am EST | C-SPAN 1
Purchase a Download

What Next: Towards a Responsible Iraq Policy

  • MP3 audio - Standard
    Price:
    $0.99