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The Gulf War

Lecture no. 20 from the course: The U.S. and the Middle East: 1914 to 9/11

 The Gulf War

Taught by Professor Salim Yaqub | 31 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online History Courses

A look at the first Bush administration's response to the Iraqi invasion of Kuwait in 1990 includes America's "tilt" toward Iraq in the war against Iran, the events and implications of Operation Desert Storm, and the controversial end to the conflict.

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y********a
February 10, 2016
I worked as a civil engineer for a Canadian transportation agency. I met a Chinese colleague who told me that he was responsible for bridge building works in Iraq during the late 1990s. The Iraqis still today hate the U.S.

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