Discusses the confrontation between the U.S. and Iraq, beginning fall 1998, precipitated by Iraq's failure to cooperate with UN weapons inspectors and violation of the no-fly zones imposed by the U.S. and allies over portions of Iraq. Summarizes events leading to the crisis, force deployments and costs, U.S. and international reactions, and U.S. policy options.
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Microfiche version: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service. Iraq: Former and Recent Military Confrontations with the U.S.