TITLE

All Eyes on Iraq

AUTHOR(S)
McCormack, Fiona
PUB. DATE
September 2002
SOURCE
Scholastic News -- Edition 4;9/27/2002, Vol. 65 Issue 4, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Probes the quality of life facing people living in Iraq. Reason behind the threat of war posed by the U.S. to Iraq; History of U.S.-Iraq relations; Extent of poverty in the country; Factors giving hope to the country about their fate.
ACCESSION #
7470838

 

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