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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These four essential factors highlight just a few aspects of the artful balancing of resources during Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm, in which logisticians planned, coordinated, synchronized, monitored, and controlled logistics excellence.
From a legal perspective, the FMS program is a peace-time program; however, beginning with Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm in the summer of 1990 and continuing to the more recent operations in Yugoslavia in the winter and spring of 1999, FMS has become a critical component of coalition defense operations, war-time planning, and logistics support.
During Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm, nearly 9,000 patients were treated in the 15 ATHs that were ultimately deployed, and another 130,000 were seen in outpatient clinics.
He flew 40 combat missions into Iraq and Kuwait during Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm and is a graduate of the Navy's former TOPGUN program, as well as the MAWTS-1's Weapons and Tactics Instructor Course.
During Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm, 79 Ready Reserve Fleet vessels, manned by 3,000 civilian mariners, moved 80 percent of all cargo that went by sea.
In an introduction to the report, the acting director of central intelligence, George Tenet, said the documents proved that ``intelligence support associated with operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm, particularly in the areas of information distribution and analysis, should have been better.
During Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm, he served as Deputy Commander, 1st Marine Expeditionary Force.
He captured the nation's heart when he led his troops to victory during operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm.
As commander United States Central Command Air Forces and during Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm he was in command of all U.
As leader of the Anti-Surface Warfare command in the Arabian Gulf as part of operations DESERT SHIELD and DESERT STORM, Admiral Zlatoper executed the first cruise missile and aircraft attacks on Iraqi forces and ultimately led other U.
In that position, he directed Operation Just Cause in Panama in 1989 and Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm in 1990 and 1991.

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