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Release: Immediate

Media Advisory

The following University of Iowa professors are available to speak about the military attack on Iraq:

Jim Lindsay, professor of political science, 335-2341, can speak about U.S. foreign policy in the Middle East and in Iraq. In 1996-97 Lindsay served as director for global issues and multilateral affairs for the National Security Council.

Gerald Sorokin, assistant professor of political science, can speak on the political climate and the current state of affairs in the countries in and around Iraq. He also can speak about international relations and the resolution of international conflicts. He can be reached in his office, 335-2352, or at home, 354-3594