Iraq War

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Iraq War:

see under Persian Gulf WarsPersian 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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It rises to just over 32 percent at the start of the Afghanistan War, and remains around that level until the major drawdown of troops in Iraq at the end of operations related to Gulf War II in late 2011.
In 2009, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, 31 percent of Gulf War II veterans ages 18 to 24 were enrolled in school.
The facilities provided the command elements to coordinate the flow of forces into the region in the buildup to Gulf War II.
Air Power: The Men, Machines, and Ideas That Revolutionized War, from Kitty Hawk to Gulf War II by Stephen Budiansky.
Air Power: The Men, Machines, and Ideas That Revolutionized War, from Kitty Hawk to Gulf War II, by Stephen Budiansky, ISBN 014303474X, April 2005, paperback, 528pp, $18.
Gulf War II was expected to be the first Internet war.
Several other important targets were taken in the text book manoeuvre - one of the largest British assault operations since Gulf War II last year.
Like Gulf War II, the 78-day NATO air campaign in Kosovo was waged without the explicit authorization of the United Nations.
Were the plumes of smoke from oil-filled trenches ringing Baghdad at the outset of Gulf War II intended to disrupt the targeting of precision-guided weapons: laser guided in the last war, GPS aided in this one?
In his first "Letter from America," in 1946, Cooke talked of World War II rationing and black markets; in his last one, 58 years later, he discussed the impact of Gulf War II on 2004 presidential politics.
Air Power: The Men, Machines, and Ideas that Revolutionized War from Kitty Hawk to the Gulf War II.
The exclusive operator of Hawaii's duty free concessions and a major retail force in the stale, DFS Hawaii has been whiplashed by a perfect storm of SARS, fears of terrorism and Gulf War II.