TITLE

Saddam stays in charge

AUTHOR(S)
Darwish, Adel
PUB. DATE
February 1999
SOURCE
Middle East;Feb99, Issue 287, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Saddam Hussein remains firmly in grip as Iraqi president despite British-American air strikes. Conflict among Arab leaders; Doubts cast on the efficacy of the Operation Desert Fox bombings; Concerns over Iraq's ability to develop nuclear weapons.
ACCESSION #
1557558

 

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