1. Background on Iraq and Saddam Husain 2. Explain the reasons for Iraq’s invasion of Kuwait 3. Describe the Iraqi invasion of Kuwait 4. Describe the resolutions passed by the United Nations (page 4-5) Find quotes to support any of the above 5. Describe ‘Operation Desert Storm’ – the UN coalition forces attack on Iraqi forces in Kuwait – January 1991 6. Conclusion: how effective was the United Nations in dealing with Iraq’s invasion of Kuwait?