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Operation Provide Comfort (1991)

Following the Gulf War, coalition forces provided humanitarian aid to Kurds on the Iraqi/Turkish border in 1991 during Operation Provide Comfort. In addition, Air Force Special Operations Command aircraft stood alert for personnel recovery and various other missions in support of Operation Southern Watch. During July 1992, AFSOC units began participation in Operations Provide Promise and Deny Flight, the humanitarian relief effort and no fly zone security in the Balkans. (courtesy photo)

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