On target : organizing and executing the strategic air campaign against Iraq

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Page 164 - This authorization is for the following purposes: a. to effect the immediate, complete and unconditional withdrawal of all Iraqi forces from Kuwait; b.
Page 157 - Take all feasible precautions in the choice of means and methods of attack with a view to avoiding, and in any event to minimizing, incidental loss of civilian life, injury to civilians and damage to civilian objects...
Page 119 - Member States cooperating with the Government of Kuwait, unless Iraq on or before 15 January 1991 fully implements, as set forth in paragraph 1 above, the foregoing resolutions, to use all necessary means to uphold and implement resolution 660 (1990) and all subsequent relevant resolutions and to restore international peace and security in the area...
Page 163 - President shall make available to the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President pro tempore of the Senate his determination that — "( 1 ) the United States has used all appropriate diplomatic and other peaceful means to obtain compliance by Iraq...
Page 119 - November 1990, authorized member states 'cooperating with the Government of Kuwait' to 'use all necessary means...
Page 30 - This will not stand. This will not stand, this aggression against Kuwait.
Page 164 - Access to Persian Gulf oil and the security of key friendly states in the area are v.ital to US national security. The United States remains committed to defend its vital interests in the region, if necessary and appropriate through the use of US military force, against the Soviet Union or any other regional power with interests inimical to our own.
Page 21 - we do not have any defense treaties with Kuwait, and there are no special defense or security commitments to Kuwait.
Page 150 - It won't happen if we compromise. When you have such a clear case of good and — good versus evil. We have such a clear moral case. . . . It's that big. It's that important. Nothing like this since World War II.
Page 28 - But we have no opinion on the Arab-Arab conflicts, like your border disagreement with Kuwait.

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