Gulf War 1 - 1991-1998

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1. Why do the US then lead their forces into Iraq?

  • Saddam had torched Kuwait's oil wells
  • Saddam was limiting oil supplies
  • Saddam used WMD on Western prisoners
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2. How big is Iraq's army in the 1990s?

  • 350,000 - still the biggest in the Arab world
  • 300,000 - second and biggest in the Arab world

3. What UN resolution immediately demands Iraq withdraw from Kuwait?

  • 660
  • 678
  • 642

4. How many children died as a result of sanctions and Saddam's rule?

  • Up to 500,000
  • Up to 250,000
  • Up to 100,000

5. What percentage of the Iraqi population are Kurdish?

  • 20%
  • 10%
  • 25%

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