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  Operation Desert Storm
1/11 Iraq invaded its neighbour Kuwait - Operation Desert Storm was the war to free Kuwait
2/11 An international force was assembled. American, British, French and Egyptian troops were part of the team
3/11 It was feared Saddam would use banned chemical weapons - injections protected the troops
4/11 Iraq attacked using Scud missiles
5/11 Iraqi soldiers set fire to oil wells to make things difficult for the international force
6/11 Locals celebrated as American troops arrived in Kuwait
7/11 Iraqi soldiers surrendered - many were young and inexperienced
8/11 International soldiers pushed Saddam's men out of Kuwait and back into southern Iraq
9/11 The war was over and Kuwaitis celebrated their freedom
10/11 There was a victory parade in New York
11/11 But Saddam appeared on TV to show he was still boss in Iraq

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