operation desert storm

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Operation Desert Storm
 
n
the codename for the US-led UN operation to liberate Kuwait from Iraq (1991)

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operation desert storm

noun
the United States and its allies defeated Iraq in a ground war that lasted 100 hours (1991) 
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