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

  See Overview Page 3 for a written description of the damage done to the Coast. For inland scenes from Ahmadi, see the South. For the floating Al-Salam Hotel, see the City. For a video of Failaka Island, see 1007. Back to thumbnails
Kuwait International Hotel Exterior  As with other large hotels in Kuwait, Iraqi troops looted and vandalized the rooms and then set fire to the hotel's upper stories with incendiary explosives before retreating. The Iraqi military used KI as one of its headquarters. The KI was among a string of coastal hotels just south of Kuwait City.
Kuwait International Hotel Exterior
As with other large hotels in Kuwait, Iraqi troops looted and vandalized the rooms and then set fire to the hotel's upper stories with incendiary explosives before retreating. The Iraqi military used KI as one of its headquarters. The KI was among a string of coastal hotels just south of Kuwait City.
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