quote by Saddam Hussein

By God, we will make the fire eat up half of Isreal if it tries to do anything against Iraq.

— Saddam Hussein

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Gulf war quote Imagination is the only weapon in the war against reality.

Imagination is the only weapon in the war against reality.

The inspections started in 1991, right after the Gulf War.

One of the conditions for the ceasefire was that Iraq had to do away with all of its weapons of mass destruction - biological, chemical and nuclear weapons and long-range missiles.

This has a lot to do with the unrest in Nigeria, but also with the production loss after the hurricanes in the Gulf of Mexico, the decline in Iraq since the 2003 war, and the decline in Venezuelan output since 2002.

Gulf war quote Never forget that everything Hitler did in Germany was legal.

Never forget that everything Hitler did in Germany was legal.

True courage is being afraid, and going ahead and doing your job anyhow, that's what courage is.

It took the Gulf War to demonstrate that America did want more than one friend in the Mideast, and also was willing to take and make major risks to prevent a small Muslim country, Kuwait, from being overrun and in effect stolen by Iraq.

Since the Gulf War, since the new World Order, America is now the number one arms dealer in the world.

Gulf war quote Sweat more in practice, bleed less in war.

Sweat more in practice, bleed less in war.

Since the Gulf War, since the new World Order, America is now the number one arms dealer in the world.

I'm not panicking, and I'm not scared, I've been through the Gulf War, the Asia crisis, and the Russian crisis.

I don't think there is one cause of Gulf War illness.

Gulf war quote Be selective in your battles, don't make every problem a war.

Be selective in your battles, don't make every problem a war.

But Gulf War Syndrome is not one cause, not one illness. It is many causes, many illnesses.

The Gulf War is responsible for the huge and horrifying rise in Islamic terrorism.

But Gulf War Syndrome is not one cause, not one illness. It is many causes, many illnesses.

Gulf war quote It's hard to sleep when your heart is at war with your mind.

It's hard to sleep when your heart is at war with your mind.

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What some of us believe is that it is possible that if chemicals are related to Gulf War illness that some of the more severe symptoms may not erupt until 10 or 20 years down the line.

But in the first Gulf war the United Kingdom was not under any threat from Iraq, and is still less so in the second one. Then there is no justification for obstructing freedom of information, particularly as nations have a right to know what their soldiers are being used for.

I've been as a pilot involved in the Gulf War. And then, in the No-Fly Zone

Gulf war quote The most dangerous person is the one who listens, thinks and observes.

The most dangerous person is the one who listens, thinks and observes.

The Iraqis had paid a terrible price for Saddam's folly (in the Gulf War).

But looking at the devastation they left behind (in Kuwait), my sympathy was limited.

It is important not to allow ever wider coalition-building to become an end in itself. As we saw in the Gulf War of 1990, international pressures, particularly those exerted from within an alliance, can result in the failure to follow actions through and so leave future problems unresolved.

It has been, after all, 11 years, more than a decade now, of defiance of U.

N. resolutions by Saddam Hussein. Every obligation that he signed onto after the Gulf War, so that he would not be a threat to peace and security, he has ignored and flaunted.

Gulf war quote Religious wars are basically people killing each other over who has the better i

Religious wars are basically people killing each other over who has the better imaginary friend.

Iraqis will never forget that on 8 August 1990 Kuwait became part of Iraq legally, constitutionally and actually. It continued to do so until last night, when withdrawal began.

I've had songs written during the Falklands war, and during the first Gulf war I got letters from soldiers saying they were listening to these songs, like Island of no return.

But Canada remains a crucial partner in this global war on terrorism, and we are grateful for that. Canadian naval vessels, aircraft and military personnel continue anti-terrorist operations in the Persian Gulf.

Gulf war quote Be selective in your battles, dont make every problem a war.

Be selective in your battles, dont make every problem a war.

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Ironically, the Canadian naval vessels, aircraft and personnel in the Persian Gulf I mentioned earlier who are fighting terrorism will provide more support indirectly to this war in Iraq than most of the 46 countries that are fully supporting our efforts there.

In the Gulf War, U.S. Marine Corps wheeled vehicles were killing Iraqi T-72 tanks.

Yet across the gulf of space, minds that are to our minds as ours are to those of the beasts that perish, intellects vast and cool and unsympathetic, regarded this earth with envious eyes, and slowly and surely drew their plans against us.

Gulf war quote No man has the right to be an amateur in the matter of physical training. It is

No man has the right to be an amateur in the matter of physical training. It is a shame for a man to grow old without seeing the beauty and strength of which his body is capable.

It is impossible to exaggerate the wide, and widening, gulf between the American attitude on the Iraq war and the view from our friends across the Atlantic.

So the threat of Saddam Hussein with weapons of mass destruction is real.

The United States that has been involved first in the Gulf War and then in the tremendously damaging sanctions against Iraqi civilians. The United States that is the supporter of Israel against the Palestinians.

Gulf war quote The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting.

The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting.

We have to go massively, like we did in the first Gulf War where we destroyed Saddam's ability to take Kuwait. We need to have a coalition that will stand for nothing less than the total destruction of ISIS and we have to be the leader.

Our firm view is that the president has no legal authority, none whatsoever, to commit American troops to war in the Persian Gulf or anywhere else without congressional authorization.

I would support a Presidential candidate who pledged to take the following steps: ... At the end of the war in the Persian Gulf, press for a comprehensive Middle East settlement and for a 'new world order' based not on Pax Americana but on peace through law with a stronger U.N. and World Court.

Gulf war quote If wars can be started by lies, peace can be started by truth.

If wars can be started by lies, peace can be started by truth.

I opposed the Suez war, I opposed the Falklands war.

I opposed the Libyan bombing and I opposed the Gulf war and I never believed that any of those principled arguments lost a single vote - indeed, I think they gained support though that was not why you did it. What has been lacking in Labour politics over a long period is a principled stand

You know we armed Iraq. I wondered about that too, you know during the Persian Gulf war those intelligence reports would come out: "Iraq: incredible weapons - incredible weapons." How do you know that? "Uh, well... we looked at the receipts."

Remember, George, this is no time to go wobbly.

Courage is being afraid - and going ahead, anyway.

We've killed a million Iraqis since the start of the Gulf war - mostly by blocking humanitarian aid.

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