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Highway of Death during the Persian Gulf War...

- Шоссе смерти — название, данное западными журналистами шоссе между Эль-Кувейтом и Басрой после окончания боевых действий в регионе Персидского залива в 1991 году. В ходе отступления иракской армии из Кувейта американская авиация уничтожила здесь большое количество техники.

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Destroyed Vehicles Along Kuwaiti Highway
Destroyed cars and trucks line Kuwait's "Highway of Death" during the Persian Gulf War. The name was given to the stretch of road leading north out of Kuwait City which, while clogged with retreating Iraqi forces, was furiously bombed by coalition forces, killing most on
Date Photographed: March 12, 1991
Photographer: Peter Turnley
Location: Kuwait

Кратко о чем фото: http://ru.wikipedia.org/wiki/Шоссе_смерти

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Swoff coughs gut custard after coming across the burnt flesh expressway that is the road to Basra.







American Soldier and Dead Iraqis
An American soldier stands next to the charred bodies of Iraqi
Date Photographed: March 12, 1991
Photographer: Peter Turnley
Location: Kuwait




Charred Bodies of Iraqi Soldiers
Blackened corpses of Iraqi soldiers lay sprawled on a destroyed
Date Photographed: March 12, 1991
Photographer: Peter Turnley
Location: Kuwait



Iraqi Corpse in Burned Truck
The burned corpse of an Iraqi soldier sits inside a burned truck.
Date Photographed: March 12, 1991
Photographer: Peter Turnley
Location: Kuwait



Iraqi Corpse in Burned Truck
The burned corpse of an Iraqi soldier sits inside a burned truck.
Date Photographed: March 12, 1991
Photographer: Peter Turnley
Location: Kuwait



Hand of a Dead Iraqi Soldier
Date Photographed: March 12, 1991
Property Released: No Release
Photographer: Peter Turnley
Location: Kuwait


Date Photographed: March 12, 1991
Photographer: Peter Turnley
Location: Kuwait


Iraqi Convoy Bombed During Persian Gulf
Date Photographed: February 28, 1991
Photographer: Jacques Langevin



Iraqi Convoy Bombed During Persian Gulf War
The charred corpse of an Iraqi soldier lies among the rubble after an Iraqi convoy is destroyed by coalition bombing during the Persian Gulf War. In August of 1990, Iraqi president Saddam Hussein invaded Kuwait, causing a coalition of countries to deploy troops into the region to expel Iraq from Kuwait. | Location: near Kuwait City, Kuwait. Stock
Date Photographed: February 28, 1991
Photographer: Jacques Langevin
Location: Kuwait City, Kuwait



Date Photographed: March 12, 1991
Photographer: Peter Turnley
Location: Kuwait


Dead Iraqi Soldiers
Date Photographed: March 12, 1991
Photographer: Peter Turnley
Location: Kuwait



American Soldiers Examining Iraqi Corpse
Three U.S. soldiers look over the burnt corpse of an Iraqi soldier before burying it on the day after Operation Desert Storm ended. After three days of violent ground warfare with coalition troops, Iraqi president Saddam Hussein withdrew his forces from the region. | Location: Border of Iraq and Kuwait.
Date Photographed 1991
Photographer: Peter Turnley

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