Post-Cold War USAF Operations. Overview. Background / Lessons Learned Operations PROVIDE COMFORT/ NORTHERN WATCH Operation SOUTHERN WATCH Operations PROVIDE RELIEF / RESTORE HOPE Operation DENY FLIGHT. The Crisis in Iraq.
Post-Cold WarUSAF Operations
5 Apr 91 as a humanitarian relief effort to deliver food, clothing, and supplies to Iraq’s Kurdish refugees
“What we’ve effectively done since 1992 is conduct an air occupation of a country…”
Gen Fogleman, Jul 1995
22 Aug 1992 by the US to deliver food to Somali refugees
4 May 93