TITLE

Asking Price

AUTHOR(S)
Aydintasbas, Asla
PUB. DATE
October 2002
SOURCE
New Republic;10/7/2002, Vol. 227 Issue 15, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Contends that the government of U.S. President George W. Bush was successful in lobbying the United Nations (U.N.) Security Council for a resolution on disarming Iraq mainly because of vote-getting deals it entered with Council members that were political and financially profitable. Concessions given by the U.S. to solicit China's support; Economic interests of France in Iraq; Involvement of Russia in Iraq's oil-for-food program.
ACCESSION #
7411613

 

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