In terms of Military support it has been the greatest single implementation that has taken the world by storm and has changed peoples perspectives of how a nation can wage war or defend itself from a foreign power....
[tags: Contributions, United States, Military] - It’s the heat of the Gulf War: January 17, 1991, Congress has just given permission to the president, George Bush Senior, to wage war on Iraq.
- Gulf War Syndrome The Gulf War Syndrome was identified after the Gulf War in 1991.
Thousands of troops from the US, British, and Canadian developed symptoms after the war.
The fact is America got to where she is through failures, miscalculations, terrorism, conspiracy, and lying to its very own people through many facets of foreign policies and actions in other countries.
The Vietnam War, specifically the Gulf-of-Tonkin Resolution and the Gulf-of-Tonkin Incident, are prime examples of how far American Presidential Administrations went to exclude themselves from their own Constitution to give themselves a blank check for war....
More presently a standing feud has been raging over a 127 mile patch of land known as the Shatt al Arab River, a key point of real-estate due to its important oil shipping ports and access to the Persian Gulf.
A treaty was signed in 1937 to settle the border dispute.They want to put an end to the invasion of Kuwait for good, and to prevent Saddam Hussein from seizing the oil fields of Kuwait.Saddam Hussein, the Iraqi president called the upcoming war “the great duel, the mother of all battles.” Bush said that “This will not stand this aggression against Kuwait.” But what was the Gulf War about anyway.[tags: American History Vietnam War Tonkin Gulf] - Iraq has a long history of conflicts with its neighboring countries but none more notably than Iran.Iraq and Iran have had boarder disputes dating back to 1501 during the rule of the Persian Empire.In March 1989 Hussein signed an agreement with Saudi Arabia formalizing their border and the offered Kuwait the same agreement.