5th March 1991 Coalition soldiers check out an abandoned Iraqi APC on Route 801, the road to Umm Qasr, north of Kuwait City.
Contributor:Johnny Saunderson / Alamy Stock Photo
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Dimensions:3307 x 1869 px | 28 x 15.8 cm | 11 x 6.2 inches | 300dpi
Date taken:2 November 1999
Location:Route 801, north of Kuwait City, Kuwait.
The armoured personnel carrier is a YW 531 Type 63. After Saddam Hussein invaded Kuwait in August 1990, coalition forces were quick to send their armies to both defend Saudi Arabia and to successfully oust the Iraqi forces by the end of February 1991.