The Gulf War is a Timeline Event that can occur in 1991.
When the event happens, relations with the Middle East will be reset as the region is shaken by infighting.
On August 2, 1990, Iraq invaded Kuwait. The invasion was met by international condemnation, especially by close neighbors of the two countries. In addition to many UN members placing sanctions on Iraq, a coalition of US, British, French, and Saudi forces were sent to Kuwait, forcing the Iraqi army to withdraw after nearly 7 months. The war caused extensive damage to the region's infrastructure.