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Developments in the Middle East, February 1990

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Foreign Affairs. Subcommittee on Europe and the Middle East.

Developments in the Middle East, February 1990

hearing before the Subcommittee on Europe and the Middle East of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred First Congress, second session, February 28, 1990.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Foreign Affairs. Subcommittee on Europe and the Middle East.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office, U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Middle East -- Politics and government -- 1979-,
  • United States -- Foreign relations -- Middle East.,
  • Middle East -- Foreign relations -- United States.

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 155 p. ;
    Number of Pages155
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17658689M

    General. Geographically, the Middle East can be thought of as Western Asia with the addition of Egypt (which is the non-Maghreb region of Northern Africa) and with the exclusion of the Middle East was the first to experience a Neolithic Revolution (c. the 10th millennium BC), as well as the first to enter the Bronze Age (c. – BC) and Iron Age (c. – BC). Joe Stork, in a survey for the Middle East Research and Information Project, argues that the ongoing Middle Eastern arms race continues for three reasons: 1) arms sales are an important component of building political alliances, particularly with the military leadership of recipient countries, 2) there is a strategic benefit arising from.

    DEVELOPMENTS IN THE MIDDLE EAST WEDNESDAY, J House of Representatives, Committee on International Relations, Washington, DC. The Committee met, pursuant to notice, at a.m., in room Rayburn House Office Building, Hon. Benjamin A. Gilman (chairman of the Committee) presiding. Page 5 PREV PAGE TOP OF DOC Chairman GILMAN.   Recent Developments in the Middle East C. David Welch, Assistant Secretary for Near Eastern Affairs Foreign Press Center Washington, DC Octo MR. MACINNES: Good morning. The Foreign Press Center here in Washington is delighted to have today Ambassador David Welch, the Assistant Secretary for the Office of Near East and North Africa.

    DEVELOPMENTS IN THE MIDDLE EAST TUESDAY, MA House of Representatives, Committee on International Relations, Washington, DC. The Committee met, pursuant to notice, at p.m., in room , Rayburn House Office Building, Hon. Benjamin A. Gilman (chairman of the Committee) presiding. Chairman GILMAN. Novem Middle East Situation. The subcommittee heard testimony on the situation in the Middle East from Assistant Secretary Djerejian.


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