Beginning of Gulf War

April-1990-President-of-I-033

link attached

This war stated due to Iraq’s invasion of Kuwait. They were issued a deadline imposed by the United Nations, to withdraw their troops. While this was going on, the pentagon was already preparing themselves for war. The Allied Force went against Iraq’s military and encountered very little resistance. In the meantime, Saddam Hussein was planning to launch SCUD missile attacks.

gulf-illness

During the Gulf War of 1990-91 the United States Government conducted the largest experimental drug evaluation in its history.

When Iraqi forces invaded Kuwait, this caught the world by surprise. Everyone taught it would be a limited attack and instead it was the capture of Kuwait City. Soon US troops were sent in to aid Saudi Arabia.

desert storm blog

The start of the deployment and combat operations known as Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm. These two military operations comprise the 1990-1991 Gulf War. See link attached


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

gulf-3soldiers

Three Soldiers in the desert cover their ears as they fire an artillery weapon

 

 

Gulf_War_Photobox

Different scenarios of the gulf war

 

 

 

 

 

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s