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The Gulf War (1996– )

TV Series | Documentary, War

This stirring two-part series follows individuals who are affected by strange illnesses when they return home from the Persian Gulf. Jim Tuite (Ted Danson, "Cheers"), an ex-Presidential Secret Service agent working for Senator Donald ...See moreThis stirring two-part series follows individuals who are affected by strange illnesses when they return home from the Persian Gulf. Jim Tuite (Ted Danson, "Cheers"), an ex-Presidential Secret Service agent working for Senator Donald Riegle (Brian Dennehy, "First Blood"), not only finds that veterans suffer from Gulf War Syndrome but believes that the government is trying to cover it up. See less
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Updated Jan 7, 1996

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Jan 7, 1996 (United Kingdom)

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Ian Holm
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Emir of Kuwait
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Richard Haass
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King Hussein
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Ed Soyster
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Colin Powell
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Brent Scowcroft
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Hosni Mubarak
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David Mack
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Ray Washer
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Nat Howell
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George Bush
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Robert Gates
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Stuart Lockwood
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Wayne Downing
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James Baker III
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Charles Powell
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Patrick Hine
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Joe Purvis
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Marlin Fitzwater
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Mustaffa Aziz
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Rhonda Cornum
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Doug Gabram
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Peter Galbraith
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John Major
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Brock Matthews
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Montgomery Meigs
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John Scaglione
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6.5 / 10 | 11 votes