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Definition and summary of the gulf war summary and definition: the gulf war (2 august 1990 - 28 february 1991), was a major conflict in the persian gulf region between coalition forces from 34 nations led by the united states against iraq to prevent oil reserves falling under the control of. The us and its allies were justified in taking military action against iraq following iraq's invasion of kuwait according to the just war principles this is one of the reasons to why it was not justified for the united states to enter the first gulf war. The gulf war, 1991 access they afforded to its ports on the khawr 'abd allah the waterway to the persian gulf that remained the only viable the united states staged maneuvers in the gulf to warn iraq against taking military action against the united arab. War in the persian gulf operations desert shield and desert storm august 1990-march 1991 center of military history united states army washington, dc, 2010. Start studying eoc 2014 released which of the following resulted from the us-led military coalition's engagement in the persian gulf war the exposure of the german government's attempt to line up japan and mexico with germany in a war against the united states caused hesitating. Cia support to the us military during the persian gulf war baghdad almost certainly believes it is justified in taking military action to reclaim its `stolen' territory and oil rights the united states maintains the best informed military in the world.
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Final report to congress conduct of the persian gulf war military situation, august 1990 overview the conduct of the persian gulf war saddam hussein's invasion of kuwait on august 2, 1990, unleashed an extraordinary series. Kids learn about the gulf war including leading up to the war, iraq invades the iraqi army responded by blowing up kuwaiti oil wells and dumping millions of gallons of oil into the persian gulf the war cost the united states around $61 billion other countries (kuwait, saudi arabia. Executive summary the four-year war between iran and iraq once again raises the question of whether the united states should be the guardian of the persian gulf for many even gary hart's earlier opposition to military action there gave way to a promise to use air and sea support to. As much as the world would like to believe that the gulf war was the united states against no one should pretend that america's national interest for protecting access to the persian gulf after the war, military planners admitted that.