Picture of the Day: March 3 | HistoryNet

Picture of the Day: March 3

6/12/2006 • Picture of the Day


Cease Fire Formally Ends Gulf War
On March 3, 1991, American General H. Norman Schwarzkopf and Saudi Lt. Gen. Prince Khalid discuss cease-fire terms with Iraqi commanders Lt. Gen. Mohammed Abdez Rahman al-Dagitistani and Lt. Gen. Sabin Abdel-Aziz al Douri. The Iraqis’ astonishment at the disparity involved in the prisoner exchange demonstrated how ignorant they still were of the magnitude of their own defeat.

Image: Jose D. Trejo, U.S. Army

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