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

  See Overview Page 4 for a written description of the damage done to the City. For the City’s old fishing harbor and City scenes on the Gulf, see the Coast. For memorials to the martyrs in the City, see Human Cost. Back to thumbnails
Seif Palace Exterior  The Seif Palace complex is the seat of the executive government. Its buildings contain offices for the Emir, the Prime Minister, the Vice Prime Minister, and their staffs. Soon after the invasion, Iraqi troops looted and vandalized the buildings, then wrecked them with gunfire, artillery shelling, and firebombing. Shown here is the front gate.
Seif Palace Exterior
The Seif Palace complex is the seat of the executive government. Its buildings contain offices for the Emir, the Prime Minister, the Vice Prime Minister, and their staffs. Soon after the invasion, Iraqi troops looted and vandalized the buildings, then wrecked them with gunfire, artillery shelling, and firebombing. Shown here is the front gate. (For the same scene 20 years later, visit the next photo.)
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