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What was the start of the Persian gulf war?

The start of the Persian Gulf war was when Saddam Hussein invaded Kuwait in 1990. He invaded Kuwait mostly because he wanted the oil. The United Nations put sanctions on Iraq, (MORE)

How many Persian Gulf Wars were there?

There are three "Persian Gulf Wars" in recent history. There is the First Persian Gulf War of 1980-1988, often called the Iran-Iraq War. There is the Second Persian Gulf War o (MORE)

Who were the leaders of the Persian gulf war?

George Bush, Norman Schwarzkopf, Khalid bin Sultan, and Colin Powell for the Kuwait/U.S. side. Saddam Hussein for the Iraqi side. King Fahad bin Abdulaziz was the leader of Sa (MORE)

What technology was used in the Persian Gulf War?

Nations within the Persian Gulf region use purchased equipment: Mostly Communist Chinese tanks, personnel carriers; and Soviet hardware. CHICOM Type 59 medium tanks look inden (MORE)

What did the Persian gulf war began after?

The Persain Gulf war started the invasion of the US and its allies into Iraq to throw Saddanm Hussien out of power. It was successful and was tried for court. He was proven gu (MORE)

Stocks 101: Learn Stock Market Basics

The stock market is one of the more intimidating subjects in all of personal finance. You may want to get into the stock market, but are hesitant because you don't understand (MORE)

What were the major battles of the Persian Gulf War?

Battle of the Bridges Battle of the Dasman Palace Operation Desert Shield Battle of Ad-Dawrah Battle of Qurah Battle of Umm al Maradim Battle of Bubiyan Battle of Khafj (MORE)

What are the main reasons that the Persian Gulf war took place using examples from Iraq-Iran conflicts and Iraq-Kuwait conflicts?

The 'Gulf War' of 1991 took place as the result of Iraqi aggression  against the small oil-producing Arabic nation of Kuwait and  reactive aggression by the United States (a (MORE)