a conflict (Jan.–Feb. 1991) between Iraq and the United States and its allies to expel Iraq from Kuwait.
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How to use Gulf War in a sentence
All told, there are also more than 1,000 amendments filed, including one to repeal the 1991 Gulf War and 2002 Iraq War authorizations.Congress is facing a December time crunch. Here’s what to expect. | Ellen Ioanes | November 28, 2021 | Vox
Launched in 1992, the vehicle deployed in the US’s 1990 Gulf War found a civilian audience.
All of these were also included in the Gulf War I operations but in that case, there were far more included.
And the win was the puniest of the conflagrations, the Persian Gulf War.
In 1991 came hundreds of thousands more Palestinians expelled from Kuwait in the aftermath of the Gulf War.
Lloyd Green recalls George H.W. Bush and his key Gulf War ally.
Admittedly, the rationale for the Gulf War was stronger than the motivation for lobbing missiles at the Assad regime.
We have no more important obligations, especially in the wake of what we now know about the Gulf War.
The Gulf War reported by the media resembled a computer game or a television show.The Civilization of Illiteracy | Mihai Nadin
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.The Civilization of Illiteracy | Mihai Nadin
The Gulf War, despite its success, showed classic limitations in intelligence.Shock and Awe | Harlan K. Ullman
British Dictionary definitions for Gulf War
the war (1991) between US-led UN forces and Iraq, following Iraq's invasion of Kuwait
See Iran-Iraq War
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