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Why was Saddam Hussein's invasion of Kuwait a problem for the United States? The problem was that U.S depends on oil from Kuwait and Saddam Hussein was posing a threat toward the oil supply.
What conflict became known as Persian Gulf War, or Operation Desert Storm? When Saddam Hussein invaded Kuwait and the U.S helped Kuwait.
Why did Iraq invade Kuwait? They felt that oil fields
Why did the U.S invade Afghanistan? To find whereabouts of Al-Qaeda lead by Osama Bin Laden?
What was 9/11? When four planes were high jacked and used to destroy american symbols of prosperity.
Who did the U.S believe was helping Al-Qaeda? Taliban ,Afghanistan's government.
What was one rule the U.N gave Iraq? That all weapons of mass destruction (WMD) must be destroyed.
What year was Saddam Hussein executed? 2006
True or False; There was at least 4,424 Iraqi deaths during Operation Iraqi Freedom (civilians and troops)? True
What year was Osama Bin Laden killed? 2011
Who killed Osama Bin Laden? U.S Navy Seals.
How many months did it take for U.S troops to defeat Iraqi troops? 2 months
Why were U.S troops sent to Saudi Arabia? President Bush feared if Saddam Hussein took over Saudi Arabia he would have control of over half of worlds oil supply?
What terrorist group took blame for 9/11? Al-qaeda
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