League of Nations awarded the British a mandate to govern areas of the Middle East.
In Iran, the United States fomented a coup that ousted a democratic, nationalist government.
345,000-530,000 deaths of children under the age of 5.
1990 - 2002
Persian Gulf War
1990 - 1991
Saddam invaded Kuwait
Sanctions in Iraq did not allow the selling of oil.
1990 - 1996
four plane get hijacked. World Trade centers go down, pentagon is attacked and another lands in a field.
September 11, 2001
A mission was accomplished, and lead to devastating results.
may 2, 2003
Civilian deaths were reported at 17,000 by late October 2004.