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Iraq's Military Applies Lessons Learned from Gulf War

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Iraq's Military Applies Lessons Learned from Gulf War

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Iraq's Military Applies Lessons Learned from Gulf War

Iraq's Military Applies Lessons Learned from Gulf War

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The level of Iraqi resistance takes U.S. planners by surprise, but Arab military analysts say they expected Saddam Hussein to rely more on guerilla tactics in the current war. In the 1991 Gulf War, Saddam used conventional war strategies and was quickly defeated. NPR's Michael Sullivan reports.

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