August 20, 1990


Can Bush make Sadaam blink? Cover headline on Time Magazine

August 16, 1990

President Bush meets with Prince Saud, Prince Bandar, Sec. Jim Baker, Gov. John Sununu, Robert Gates, and Richard Haas on the patio at Walker's Point, Kennebunkport, Maine.

President Bush walks along the driveway at Walker's Point, Kennebunkport, Maine, with Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Saud Al-Faisal during their meeting to discuss the situation in the Gulf.

August 15, 1990









President Bush participates in a Joint Chiefs of Staff Briefing with Secretary Cheney and General Powell at the Pentagon.

August 08, 1990

President Bush gives a press conference regarding Iraq's invasion of Kuwait in the Press Briefing Room of the White House.
President Bush meets with Sheikh Saud Nasir Al-Sabah, Kuwait's Ambassador to the United States, in the Oval Office of the White House.
President Bush meets with Secretary Dick Cheney upon his return from Saudi Arabia. Also present are Secretary Baker, Govenor Sununu, and General Scowcroft. They discuss Cheney's visit and Iraq's invasion of Kuwait.

August 06, 1990

President Bush meets with the National Security Council regarding Iraq's invasion of Kuwait. Participants are: Henson Moore, William Webster, Secretary Baker, Donald Atwood, Richard Darman, Gov. Sununu, Michael Boskin, Sec. Brady, Vice President Dan Quayle, General Scowcroft, and General Powell, Cabinet Room, White House.