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1991: "Operation Desert Storm" begins  
U.S. President George Bush announced, "Two hours ago, Allied air combat forces began attacking military targets in Iraq and Kuwait. These attacks are continuing while I speak. No ground troops are in action. This conflict began on August 2 when the Iraqi dictator attacked a small and helpless neighbor country."

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17.1.2019 As UK's EU withdrawal nears, Germany steps up Brexit prep
The Bundestag has ensured that Brits in Germany can still apply for citizenship even after Brexit. But opposition politicians warn that customs officials are not ready for the impending bureaucratic nightmare.
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Who was the British Prime Minister at the time of the Gulf War?
  John Major
  Margaret Thatcher
  Tony Blair