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.
The lessons learned from operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm were revalidated when the author returned to the FMS arena in the spring of 1999, following a three year assignment in Headquarters Air Force Materiel Command.
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.
During Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm, he served as Deputy Commander, 1st Marine Expeditionary Force.
The delivery marks the successful completion of an important program for the Kuwait Air Force and McDonnell Douglas that began in 1988 and continued on schedule without interruption through Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm.
He captured the nation's heart when he led his troops to victory during operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm.
Schwarzkopf held numerous and varied command and staff assignments, including serving as commander in chief, United States Central Command, and commander of 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.
The ACE ably supported Coalition Forces during Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm.
Canadian Hornets participated in Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm in the Persian Gulf in 1990-91.
He directed two of the nation's largest military campaigns in recent history -- Operation Just Cause in Panama in December 1989 and Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm from August 1990 through much of 1991.
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.

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