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Operation Desert Storm

Iraqi troops ignited oil wells as they retreated in 1991
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Question 1314160

In the first Iraqi war known as Desert Storm

A) coalition forces occupied Iraq and located a hiding Saddam Hussein
B) Saudi Arabia refused to allow U.S. planes to take off from its soil
C) the invasion of Kuwait by Iraq triggered a number of nations to send troops to the region
D) Iraqi forces put up stiff resistance to invading troops
E) American troops were unable to locate Saddam Hussein, who was thought to be hiding in Iraq

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