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  • 'Desert Storm' Begins
  • U.S., Allies Unleash Massive Attack on Targets in Iraq, Kuwait
  • 1/17/91
    JANUARY | FEBRUARY
      1/18/91


     
  • U.S. Hunt for Missile Launchers
  • Bush Vows to Eliminate Iraqi Scuds
  • U.S. Pilots Warned Not to Grow Complacent

  • Bombing of Iraqi Troops Intensifies
  • 1/19/91
     
      1/20/91


     
  • U.S. Claims Iraqi Nuclear Reactors Hit Hard
  • Refugees Describe Air Raid Horrors

  • Weather Curtails Allied Air Raid
  • U.S. Missiles Down Iraqi Scuds
  • U.S. Officials Cautious of Air War's Progress
  • 1/21/91
     
      1/22/91


     
  • Scud Hits Tel Aviv

  • Iraqi Missile Intercepted
  • Allies Adjusting Tactics to Counter Iraqi Shifts
  • Powell Vows to Isolate Iraqi Army and 'Kill It'
  • 1/23/91
     
      1/24/91


     
  • Allies Engage Iraqis by Air and Sea
  • Strike on Saddam Said to Be Foiled by Storm

  • Occupiers Reported to Be Jittery, Hungry
  • 1/25/91
     
      1/26/91


     
  • Gulf Oil Slick Spreads Rapidly
  • U.S. Scud-Busters Find Fame in Saudi Desert

  • U.S. Jets Bomb Kuwaiti Pipeline
  • 1/27/91
     
      1/28/91


     
  • Iraq Trying to Shelter Jets in Iran, U.S. Says

  • Bush Asks U.S. to Bear 'Burden of Leadership'
  • Iran Assures U.S. It Will Hold Iraqi Planes
  • 1/29/91
     
      1/30/91


     
  • Attacks at Saudi Border Kill 12 U.S. Marines
  • Allies Claim to Bomb Iraqi Targets at Will

  • Allied Bombers Strike Shifting Iraqi Troops
  • Saudi Town Reclaimed
  • 1/31/91
     


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