Monthly Archives: September 1996

Cairo, Egypt, Sept. 27, 1996 – Arab League Condemns Israel

Sunni Khalid reports from Cairo on the Arab diplomatic reaction to continued turmoil in the West Bank between Israel and the Palestinians. Advertisements

Siranband, Iran, September 29, 1996 — Kurdish Refugees Flee NPR’s Sunni Khalid reports on a camp for Kurdish refugees that has been set up in Iran by that country’s red cross. The Kurds fled over the border from Northern Iraq after Saddam Hussein’s troops and members of one Kurdish faction…evicted another Kurdish faction out of several towns.

Cairo, Egypt — Arab Allies Reluctant To Back U.S. Attack on Iraq

Some of Washington’s major Middle East allies are reluctant to back more U.S. military pressure on the Iraqi regime of Saddam Hussein.