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Summary overview of the gulf war 1990 george bush went before a joint session of congress to talk about the events in the persian gulf and what's at stake. Persian gulf war by: plot summary controversy #2 january 25 1991- iraqi troops dumped millions of gallons of crude oil into the persian gulf. Read cnn's fast facts about the 1990-1991 persian gulf war, an international conflict codenamed operation desert shield and operation desert storm.
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Iraq war, also called second persian gulf war, (2003–11), conflict in iraq that consisted of two phases the first of these was a brief, conventionally fought war. The persian gulf war 1991 prelude to war operation desert shield operation desert storm new weapons of war iraq had 4th largest army in the world how were they. Conduct of the persian gulf war: final report to congress the persian gulf war was the first major conflict following the end of the cold in summary, cultural. A version of this article appears in print on february 24, 1991, on page 1001017 of the national edition with the headline: war in the gulf war summary.