Archive (Bush Library)

Gulf War: White House record of phone conversation (President Bush-Saudi King Fahd) [Bush: "We need your view on a US force presence [in Saudi Arabia]"; Fahd: "We think we have a few days to coordinate, to make a tight, successful plan"] [declassified Aug 2009]

Document type: Declassified documents
Venue: Camp David
Source: Bush Library online memcons (
Editorial comments:

1350-1442 EDT.

Importance ranking: Key
Word count: 6pp
Themes: Foreign policy (USA), Foreign policy (Middle East), Foreign policy (International organizations), Defence (general), British relations with the US, Defence (Gulf War, 1990-91)