TITLE

The strange death of dual containment

AUTHOR(S)
Sicherman, Harvey
PUB. DATE
March 1997
SOURCE
Orbis;Spring97, Vol. 41 Issue 2, p223
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the failure of the United States' policy of dual containment toward Iraq and Iran in the Persian Gulf Region. Loopholes in the policy of containment; Economic burden of shutting down Iraq's economy on Turkey; Alternative strategy of dual containment; US' reliance on either Iran or Iraq to avoid hostile domination of the Gulf; Revelation of details of Iraq's quest for weapons of mass destruction.
ACCESSION #
9705051389

 

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