Nov 4 1979 - Jan 20 1981
Aug 20, 1985 – Mar 4, 1987
Aug 2, 1990 – Feb 28, 1991
Fifty-two American diplomats and citizens were held hostage for 444 days
August 7, 1998
October 12, 2000
Iran Contra affair, was a political scandal in the United States that occurred Aug 20, 1985 and went on till Mar 4, 1987
U.S. warplanes attack military targets in Iraq and Kuwait. First fire 1991, January. First oil fires started in Kuwait.
over 200 people were killed in the bomb explosions. one of the explosions was at the United States Embassy in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. and the other deystroyed two cites in south Africa.
September 11, 2001
oct 7 2003
The USS Cole bombing was a suicide attack against the United States Navy they killed 17 people and injured 39 with a missile destroyer .
On September 11, 2001 4 plaines were hijacked and 2 of the 4 plaines hit the twin towers the other ones crashed in a field and the last on hit the pentogon
March 15, 2011
U.S. Department of Defense has had 4,424 total deaths, including killed in action. There was 31,952 wounded in action - result of Iraq War.
The civil war in Syria started in 1999 because of the discontent with the Assad government which caused a big confilct which lead to war.