See Overview Page 6 for a written description of the damage done to the North. For most oil fires, see the South. For Bubiyan Bridge, see the Coast. For a video of Umm Al-Aish and of firefighting, see 4001 and 4084.
Umm Al-Aish Satellite Dish This site was a hub for telecommunications, including telephone service and wireless communications for ships, aviation, and the military. It was completely destroyed during the Iraqi occupation. (For the same scene 20 years later, visit the next photo.) (To view video, click here)