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Ambassador Glaspie's interventions

April Glaspie, American Ambassador to Iraq, is called to explain her pre-war conversations with Saddam Hussein. Could her words have aided the start of the 1990/1 Persian Gulf War?

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15 minutes

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  • Fri 22 Mar 1991 21:00

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