Read parts of each article. The sections are shown after the title of the article. Watch on of the videos below.
Read both readings hyperlinked above. Watch one of the videos above. Take notes and be prepared to talk about the video you watch.
Answer the following prompt below.
In spite of long distance between Middle East and United States, U.S. has influenced and has connections in the almost every country in the region. Strategic interests have forced the US to build the relations with Middle East including the competition with the Soviet Union U.S. has been provoked by the Soviet Union for its interventions from diplomatic overtures of war and relationship. The goal of this week blog is to discuss the United States' ideological and physical presence in the region of the Middle East in the 20th century and more recently in the 21st century. The blog must has mainly focused on the points of the foreign policies of U.S towards Iraq and the War on Terror. Also be sure to discuss your perspective on the video you watched and how it relates to what you learned.
Poli 3 - DeAnza