NPR logo

10th Anniversary of the Iraqi Invasion of Kuwait

Only Available in Archive Formats.
10th Anniversary of the Iraqi Invasion of Kuwait

10th Anniversary of the Iraqi Invasion of Kuwait

10th Anniversary of the Iraqi Invasion of Kuwait

Only Available in Archive Formats.

GUESTS: RICHARD BUTLER *Former, Chief UN Arms Inspector in Iraq *Author The Greatest Threat: Iraq, Weapons of Mass Destruction and the Crisis of Global Security (Public Affairs, 2000) MIKE SHUSTER *NPR's Diplomatic Correspondent Ten years ago Wednesday, the Iraqi army invaded Kuwait and international condemnation soon followed. Iraq became the "rogue nation" of the 1990's - a wealthy country ruled by a dictator with chemical weapons and access to nuclear technology. Join Juan Williams and guests for a discussion of U-S and international policy toward Iraq and whether its working.