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Echoes Of Vietnam

In the past couple of weeks, as the focus of media attention was shifting away from the sex scandal in Washington and toward the prospect of another war in the Persian Gulf, the Clinton Administration launched an orchestrated campaign to drum up public support for taking military action against Iraq if diplomacy failed.


Showdown In The Gulf

See CBS.com's extensive coverage of the crisis in the Middle East.

Written by Gary Paul Gates with graphic design by Chris Larsen

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