Middle East Conflicts
by: Logan Garmon
Persion Gulf War/ Gulf War
The Gulf War was triggered by Iraq's invation of Kuwait on August 2, 1990. The United States imposed a world wide band on trade with Iraq because of what they did to Kuwait. The Iraqi government responded to the band on trade by annexing "taking over" Kuwait. Now that Iraq was taken over the U.S sent troops to Kuwait and stormed the capitle to push Iraq back. Iraq gave up not long after and the fighting stoped.
September 11, 2001 or 9/11
The 9/11 attacts were the deadless terrorist attacts on U.S soil in history. There was aproxomitly 2,750 deaths in these attacts. There were 4 planes hijacked and 19 terrorist died. Osama bin Laden planed the 9/11 attacts and he was one of the leaders of the al-Qaede terrorist group. Some of the al-Qaede members where the ones that hijacked and crashed the plane into the World Trade Center, the Pentagon, and one axidentaly crashed into pennsalvana. The south tower calapsed first and the north tower calapsed at 10:28 AM.
Saddam Hussine was the presedent o Iraq. Saddam would go around and he would do what he wanted and he would tararize citys. He tried to assassinate the Iraqi prime minister but he faild. He was born April 28, 1937 and he died December 30, 2006.