Clinton Meets Assad: No Time to, Appease Syria
Publication Date: January 1994
Publisher(s): Heritage Foundation (Washington, D.C.)
Author(s): James Phillips
Series: Executive Memorandum
Keywords: Middle East
At Geneva, Clinton must bear in mind that Syria's Assad is much more cunning and no less brutal than Iraq's Saddam Huseein. Put simply, Clinton should lay down markers for Assad that clearly define the boundaries of unacceptable behavior.