Photographic evidence of the Iraqi regime's destruction in Kuwait from August 1990 through February 1991
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The North

  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. Back to thumbnails
Umm Al-Aish in 2010
The Iraqi destruction was so thorough that, unlike the rest of Kuwait, this site never recovered. New land to satellite telecommunication facilities were built at other locations. (To see the Before and After scenes on the same page, click here.)