Gulf War

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Related to Gulf War One: Operation Desert Storm, Persian Gulf War, Desert Storm, Desert Shield, 1990 Gulf War

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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Horner, speaking in a telephone interview here, said: ``There's no doubt in my mind that after the Gulf War one of their top priorities was to reinforce their air defenses.
Senior military figures have also voiced their support for our campaign, including Gulf War One veterans Maj Gen Patrick Cordingley, Maj Gen John Holmes and Col Richard Kemp, head of British forces in Afghanistan during 2003.
Senior military figures have also voiced their support, including Gulf War One veterans Maj Gen Patrick Cordingley, Maj Gen John Holmes and Col Richard Kemp, head of UK forces in Afghanistan during 2003.