The Gulf War 30 Years Later: Successes, Failures, and Blind Spots

Was the Gulf War (1990 to 1991) a success for the United States? To many, the answer is unequivocally “yes.” After all, the United States rallied the international community to punish aggression and liberate a small country (Kuwait) that had been invaded by its larger, authoritarian neighbor (Iraq). The country marshaled its formidable instruments of … Continue reading The Gulf War 30 Years Later: Successes, Failures, and Blind Spots