Iran and Iraq, two of the major producers of crude and refined oil in the Persian Gulf have been at war for over three years now. Why, with oil so important to the industrial nations, has there not been a greater effort made to end this seemingly unnecessary drain on the area's economy?
Liner, Bennice L.
"Iran and Iraq: An Overview,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 37
, Article 10.
Available at: https://digital-commons.usnwc.edu/nwc-review/vol37/iss4/10