Lesson Title: 

Uranium and the Ethics of War

In this segment, an Egyptian expert in chemical and biological sciences, who worked with the UN in Iraq following the first Gulf war, argues that the United States bombed Southern Iraq with depleted Uranium during the war, and that thousands of Iraqis have died or suffered as a result of the diseases that were related to this use.

Language: 

  • Arabic, Egyptian

Topic: 

  • Ecology/Geography

ILR Level: 

  • 2+/3

ACTFL Proficiency: 

  • Superior, Advanced-High
  • This ACTFL rating is an approximation based on the ILR level

Modality: 

  • Listening

Learning Objective: 

  • Maintenance & Improvement

Subject Area: 

  • Language

Material Type: 

  • Learning Object

Publication Year: 

2004

ObjectID: 

EGYP_4549

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