Read Chapters 27 and 28 along with George H.W. Bush’s Gulf War Address. Once all reading is complete, respond to the following items:
- Although most of this speech focuses on Iraq and Kuwait, what domestic issues does President Bush also address? How are those issues linked to the situation in Iraq?
- Which counties does Bush identify specifically as working closely with the United States? Why might he focus on these countries?
- Ultimately, according to Bush, why is intervention in Kuwait necessary?