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Military build up
UK forces
Iraqi bases
Iraqi missile range
Dissident areas
Iraqi oilfields
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UK forces - Royal Navy:
A naval task force led by aircraft carrier HMS Ark Royal arrived in the Gulf during the build-up to the conflict.
The first confirmation of their involvement in hostilities came when it emerged that two British nuclear submarines had fired cruise missiles at targets within Iraq during day one of the campaibn.