TITLE

THE BROTHERS KAMEL

PUB. DATE
September 1995
SOURCE
New Republic;9/11/95, Vol. 213 Issue 11, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Argues that the defection of former Iraqi President Saddam Hussein's sons-in-law General Hussein Kamel and Colonel Saddam Kamel would not help U.S. efforts at bringing freedom to the country. Incident that led to the defection; Responsibilities of the defectors under Hussein's regime; Refutation of the call of France and Russia to end the economic sanction on Iraq; Speculation on Jordanian King Hussein's reason in hosting the Iraqi defectors.
ACCESSION #
9509266875

 

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