President Bush: Helping Kuwait Against Iraq

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As soon as the invasion the happened, President Bush, as a leader, believed that helping Kuwait against Iraq was on behalf of the United State’s national interest. Kuwait is one of the most important export oil country and a huge amount of the United States’s oil comes from import. Once Iraq take over Kuwait and seize the major oil fields of Saudi Arabia and raise the oil price, American economic will face a heavy losses. However, oil was not the only reason. The most important reason for President Bush is that on the one hand, in his mind, helping Kuwait was a matter of principle: Help the good against the evil. On the other hand, U.S. military involve would improve America's international credibility, especially in this first major crisis
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