Middle East Research and Information Project: Critical Coverage of the Middle East Since 1971

Once again, world attention is caught by the specter of villainous Arabs, brandishing weapons. In the mid-1970s it was the oil weapon. Today it is chemical weapons. In both cases the weapon is wielded discreetly by the United States itself. In both cases, the main threat is to the people of the Third World.

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How to cite this article:

Diana Johnstone "Behind the Chemical Weapons Campaign," Middle East Report 158 (May/June 1989).