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. For a video of Umm Al-Aish and of firefighting, see 4001 and 4084. Back to thumbnails
Oil-Filled Trench  During the retreat, Iraqi troops deliberately spilled oil into their trenches. The oil later seeped downward, contaminating soil and groundwater.
Oil-Filled Trench
During the retreat, Iraqi troops deliberately spilled oil into their trenches. The oil later seeped downward, contaminating soil and groundwater.
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