Gulf War

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Synonyms for Gulf War

a war fought between Iraq and a coalition led by the United States that freed Kuwait from Iraqi invaders

a dispute over control of the waterway between Iraq and Iran broke out into open fighting in 1980 and continued until 1988, when they accepted a UN cease-fire resolution

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Did people feel safer after Gulf War One when we had a Conservative government, or after Gulf War Two when we had a Labour government?
Solicitor Mark McGhee, representing the four, told the BBC: "I personally have dealt with well in excess of 400 Gulf War One veterans.
Solicitor Mark McGhee, representing the four soldiers, said: ``I personally have dealt with well in excess of 400 Gulf War One veterans.
There is no room for indiscriminate bombardment of the sort which featured so heavily on the Basra road in Gulf War One and led to so many needless casualties.
Horner, speaking in a telephone interview here, said: ``There's no doubt in my mind that after the Gulf War one of their top priorities was to reinforce their air defenses.
Did people feel safer after Gulf War one, when we had a Conservative government, or after Gulf War two, when we had a Labour government?
In Gulf War One, 350 tonnes of DU were used and there are many reports of "monster" births and excess cancers.