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    The Persian Gulf War

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    Was the Gulf War a fight on the protection and freedom of a defenseless nation. Or was it what laid beneath Kuwait's city in its rich oil field reserves. The Gulf War or also called the Persian Gulf War, Operation Desert Storm or the First Iraqi War was a very cooperative fight against the regime of Saddam Hussein. The precursor of the Gulf War were laid down many years before the war began. Iraq always was very pugnacious with the surrounding nations. In the 1960's a seizure of power aquired in

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    and gentlemen. Im (names) and this is our ignite talk on the Persian Gulf War. The Persian Gulf War was between the United States and Iraq. It started August 2, 1990 and didn’t end until February 28, 1991. Iraq was ordered by their leader Saddam Hussein to invade Kuwait because they had to pay for 8 year war between them and Iran and they wanted to gain access to the oil market. Which the only way to do this was accessing the Persian Gulf and Kuwait was the easiest country to invade for them to do

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    The Persian Gulf War started in the year of 1990, and continued until its end in the year of 1991 under the presidency of George H.W Bush. According to Kevin M. Schultz, “the Vietnam War was the first televised war, but the Persian Gulf War was the first to be televised live” (p. 538). The Persian Gulf War was mainly in the hands of two countries, them being the Middle Eastern country named Iraq, and the United States. First and foremost, this conflict started due to Saddam Hussein, who was the dictator

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    Saudi Arabia and Egypt called for help. Consequently, the Persian Gulf War began, led by the United States that lasted 42 days. First, I choose History.com to research about the Persian Gulf because it seemed like a very reliable source. This website provided additional information by including a video. Additionally, I liked how the information was accessible in a labeled drop-down paragraph. Secondly, The Gulf War relates to Unit 13 since the war shows American foreign policy. After the hardships of

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    Persian Gulf War A brief history of the middle east and the nation of Iraq prior to the Persian Gulf War will help explain why the Persian Gulf War was viewed as necessary by the allied countries. The formation of a coalition of countries, the use of innovative military equipment, and strategic military operations helped the allied forces secure victory in the Persian Gulf War. The effects of this victory and subsequent conflict have changed our world as we know it. The Persian Gulf is one of

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    Persian Gulf And Iraq War

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    December 9, 2015 Persian Gulf & Iraq War The Persian Gulf/ Iraq War was one of the longest wars in American history. The Iraq War alone lasted nine years, and the Persian Gulf War lasted a little over a year. Many veterans faced hardships upon returning home. These hardships include: illness, homelessness, and unemployment in the midst of one of America 's worst economic depressions in history. Shouldn 't veterans be treated better? The Persian Gulf War, otherwise known as the Gulf War was an international

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    Persian Gulf War Analysis

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    The Persian Gulf War is also known as Americans Operation Desert storm. It was one of the most major events in American history from 1990 to 1991. The Americans fought in this war and had a great excuse for conquering Kuwait. The Gulf War was upraised by Saddam's violent tendencies in ordering an invasion of Kuwait. The nation large oil reserves had canceled a large debt that Iraq owed to Kuwait. Iraq also had an expansion of power in the region. On August 3 the United Nations Security Council called

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    The Persian Gulf War The war in the Persian Gulf was a war of religious favor, cruel leadership, and greed. Desert Storm or more commonly known ass The Golf War was the same type of war that had accrued in this area for many years except for one fact. In Operation Desert Storm, it was a mix of sophisticated technology and the combined leadership and cooperation from the coalition that was used to end the war in a quick and timely manner. Which in the end probably saved thousands of lives.      In

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    Essay on Persian Gulf War

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    The Persian Gulf is one of the few regions whose importance to the United States is obvious. The flow of Gulf oil will continue to be crucial to the economic well-being of the industrialized world for the foreseeable future; developments in the Gulf will have a critical impact on issues ranging from Arab-Israeli relations and religious extremism to terrorism and nuclear nonproliferation. Every president since Richard Nixon has recognized that ensuring Persian Gulf security and stability is a vital

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    Persian Gulf War Essay

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    The Persian Gulf War all started because of one country’s greed for oil. Iraq accused Kuwait of pumping oil and not sharing the benfits, and Kuwait was pumping more oil than allowed under quotas set by the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries, it decreased the price of oil, Iraq's main export. Iraq's complaints against Kuwait grew more and more harsh, but they were mostly about money. When Iraqi forces began to assemble near the Kuwaiti border in the summer of 1990, several Arab states tried

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