Open Meeting on Iraq

Ambassadors from Iraq and other Persian Gulf countries spoke to the Security Council about a proposed resolution to strengthen previous… read more

Ambassadors from Iraq and other Persian Gulf countries spoke to the Security Council about a proposed resolution to strengthen previous resolutions on weapons inspections in Iraq and enforcement of non-compliance by Iraqi authorities. The resolution was being considered after U.S. threats to use force if Iraq did not comply with U.N. demands. Iraqi Ambassador Aldouri rejected calls for the new resolution, denied that Iraq was developing weapons of mass destruction, and called current economic sanctions an act of genocide. close

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Program ID:
173259-1
Category:
United Nations
Format:
United Nations
Location:
New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Oct 16, 2002 | 10:35am EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Oct 17, 2002 | 5:24am EDT | C-SPAN 1

Airing Details

  • Oct 16, 2002 | 10:35am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 16, 2002 | 11:34am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 16, 2002 | 9:15pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 17, 2002 | 12:53am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 17, 2002 | 5:24am EDT | C-SPAN 1