Invasion (1996)

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The first programme in a four-part series recounting the Gulf War. Includes interviews with various political and military leaders of the time and other participants. Covers the period from the invasion of Kuwait ordered by Saddam Hussein of Iraq, through the failure of international peace talks, to the outbreak of war and the take off of stealth bombers on their first mission to Baghdad.

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