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Unformatted text preview: world in the Kuwait conflict How Clinton was also looking at other problems in the Middle East o Iraq Came into office after George Bush had led a very successful campaign against Iraq Clinton wanted to do something to distinguish himself from Bush and didnt want to continue Bushs war Worried about getting jammed on issues o Dual containment= failure o March 1995, CIA started a war that the rest of the government didnt back. A few months later Saddam moved troops into Kurdistan and killed a lot of people...
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- Spring '09