Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics

The Persian Gulf War

Summary: From August 1990 through February 1991, the United States led a United Nations authorized coalition force of 34 nations in Operation Desert Storm against Iraq in response to Iraq's invasion of Kuwait.

Date Range: 1984-1991

Online materials: Speeches and interviews that demonstrate Iraqi and US perspectives, congressional documents about Operation Desert Storm and Operation Desert Shield

Additional Materials: Desert Storm proposals and legislation, letters to Senator Dole regarding Desert Storm

 

Title: President and Mrs. George H. W. Bush talk with U.S. troops in Saudi Arabia during Operation Desert Storm. Senator Dole and others look on.

Date: 1990-11-22

Citation: White House photo, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Senator Bob Dole greets U.S. soldiers stationed in Persian Gulf in a pre-Thanksgiving visit by President Bush and other dignitaries during Operation Desert Storm.

Date: 1990-11-22

Citation: White House photo, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Bob Dole talking with soldiers in Saudi Arabia

Date: 1990-11-22

Citation: Dole Photograph Collection 1880-1996- Places and Events, Box 48 , Folder 848, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Senator Bob Dole, Senator George Mitchell, and others stand behind President George H.W. Bush during a speech in Saudi Arabia.

Date: 1990-11-22

Citation: Dole Photograph Collection 1880-1996- Places and Events, Box 48 , Folder 848, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Public Addresses by President Bush & Dole's Reply to Public Addresses by President Bush

Date: 1991-01-08

Citation: Robert J. Dole Republican Leadership Collection, 1985-1996, Box 584, Folder 10, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Iraq Views and News

Date: 1984-07-17

Citation: Robert J. Dole Senate Papers- Legislative Relations, 1969-1996, Box 93, Folder 13, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Interview with Saddam Hussein

Date: Undated

Citation: Robert J. Dole Senate Papers- Legislative Relations, 1969-1996, Box 93, Folder 13, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Special Report: The U.S. Army in Operation Desert Storm

Date: 1991-06

Citation: Robert J. Dole Senate Papers- Legislative Relations, 1969-1996, Box 501, Folder 1, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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Title: Title H.R. 1282, Operation Desert Shield/Desert Storm Supplemental Appropriations Act, FY 1991

Date: 1991-03-18

Citation: Robert J. Dole Senate Papers- Legislative Relations, 1969-1996, Box 500, Folder 6, Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics Archive and Special Collections, University of Kansas

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