A panel talks about Qatar, a tiny Persian Gulf state with a U.S. military base and command center that is also being talked about as a possible base of operations for a U.S. assault on Iraq.
senior fellow at the U.S. Institute of Peace and author of "A Modern History of Iraq" (Westview Press 1991)
former U.S. Ambassador to Qatar and president of the U.S.-Qatar Business Council
visiting associate professor at the Center for Contemporary Arab Studies at Georgetown University