Czechoslovakia in the Gulf War

Czechoslovakia in the Gulf War

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Czechoslovakia sent a force of 200 to take part in Operation Desert Shield and Operation Desert Storm as part of the Coalition of the Gulf War. This operation was the sole military operation carried out by Czechoslovakia during the democratic period prior to its breakup. It was also the first armed conflict Czechoslovak troops took part in since World War II. The unit deployed to Saudi Arabia specialized in chemical defense and decontamination, a major concern in the Gulf War due to Saddam Hussein's use of mustard and nerve agents in the Iran-Iraq War.
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  • Paperback | 196 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 11mm | 295g
  • Acu Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136585227
  • 9786136585222