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Kuwait, man looking at smoke from burning oil wells [1991] : Stock Photo
As the Iraqi troops retreated from Kuwait during the Gulf War they set light to the heads of the Kuwaiti oil wells resulting in a costly capping exercise

Kuwait, man looking at smoke from burning oil wells [1991]

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Robert Van Der Hilst
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As the Iraqi troops retreated from Kuwait during the Gulf War they set light to the heads of the Kuwaiti oil wells resulting in a costly capping exercise
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