At the crucial moment, she stiffened George HW Bush's spine to fight to rescue Kuwait in the first Gulf War.
During the first Gulf War, Haass was the senior director for the Near East and South Asia on the National Security Council staff.
Schwarzkopf did at least suggest in 1997 that there was a possibility that Gulf War veterans were exposed to chemical agents.
In 1991, as a flight surgeon during the first Gulf War, she was taken prisoner when her helicopter was shot down in Iraq.
The VA also has made it easier for veterans to file claims for PTSD and Gulf War Illness, Taylor said.
Mike McLelland was a combat veteran of the Gulf War and had recently announced that he did not even walk his dog without a gun.
The Gulf War, despite its success, showed classic limitations in intelligence.
The Gulf War reported by the media resembled a computer game or a television show.
In a way, the Gulf War was truly the "mother of all battles" in that it rewrote the rules on war-or did away with them.
We have no more important obligations, especially in the wake of what we now know about the Gulf War.