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Review/ Final Thoughts War in the Economy 23:53 Review session: Rawles Hall 100, tues: December 14 th , 3:45 Final Thoughts: War and the Economy America faces new century with a war on terrorism and an unstable economy  Since 1989- Post Cold War Era Soviet Union fell apart in 1989 Berlin wall came down After 1989 America no longer interested in fighting communism Turns attention to Middle East Terrorism focused on now because we have moved past communism Turning to Middle East Cold war ends in 1989 with fall on soviet union/does not lead to peace and prosperity Gulf War, 1991, US liberates Kuwait after invaded by Iraq/Saddam Hussein-this turns  our focus from communism to Middle East/Oil Quickly drive Iraq from Kuwait, and many wonder why we did not go all the way to  Bagdad and destroy Hussein  Worry if Hussein was destroyed it would give Iran too  much power in the region
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