Gulf War

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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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When I think back on the past 25 years after Desert Storm, I see the immense impact that particular war had on how we planned to fight in the future and the kind of equipment we would need," Horner said.
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.
Desert Storm is one of the most popular rallies in India, given the tough conditions of driving through the Thar Desert and vast salt flats.
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.
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.
In Desert Storm, he was hit in his chest and cracked two ribs.
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.
The EA-3B remained in frontline service with VQs 1 and 2 until the Navy retired the Skywarrior in October 1991, after serving in the intelligence role during Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm.
He served as the director of ambulatory care for Fleet Hospital 15 during Operation Desert Storm, director of occupational health and wellness and two tours as chief of the medical staff in the medical clinic at the U.
role in it, Desert Storm, UN sanctions, and the 2003 U.