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Gulf War:

see Persian Gulf WarPersian Gulf Wars,
two conflicts involving Iraq and U.S.-led coalitions in the late 20th and early 21st cent.

The First Persian Gulf War, also known as the Gulf War, Jan.–Feb.
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; Iran-Iraq WarIran-Iraq War,
1980–88, protracted military conflict between Iran and Iraq. It officially began on Sept. 22, 1980, with an Iraqi land and air invasion of western Iran, although Iraqi spokespersons maintained that Iran had been engaging in artillery attacks on Iraqi towns
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This year s edition of Maruti Suzuki Desert Storm kept the motorsports enthusiasts in the country glued to the scoreboard for each leg of the rally.
There is very little historical information available on the Naval actions in the Persian Gulf during Desert Shield/ Desert Storm.
The recent history of American forces going back into Iraq to topple Saddam Hussein is fairly convincing evidence that wrong decisions were made in stopping Operation Desert Storm too early.
I think the lessons that really came out in Desert Storm were the ones we'd been honing and altering in.
Splendid little wars" have been scarce of late, but pausing to reflect on how Airmen triumphed during Desert Shield and Desert Storm can inspire us to devise innovative new ways to achieve our national goals around the world.
Like its moniker, Operation Desert Storm brought devastation and thousands of casualties.
The guerrilla-style fighting in Iraq's urban and small-town jungles is nothing like the four-day Desert Storm ground campaign.
When a contingency came up, we had a very small portion of our force detailed to deal with contingencies, so here comes a big contingency we called Desert Storm, and we are fairly fiat-footed.
During Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm, thousands of logisticians were in the Persian Gulf, at every level of military command.
The company, which publishes the best-selling Conflict: Desert Storm games based on the 1991 Gulf War, said its new titles had exceeded initial expectations in the second half of the financial year.
Conflict: Desert Storm II is THE must-have title for game fans.
Earlier this year an autumn release date for Desert Storm II would have looked like a pretty safe bet.