Will an increase of troops in the Gulf have an effect on George Bush's approval ratings?
Mike Thomson reveals the truth behind an alleged British plot to kill Lenin.
What is the link between fears over terrorist attacks and the Gulf War?
Frustration over impotence of America on embassy hostages.
Is the American invasion of Panama legal following the failure to capture Noriega?
American intervention in Haiti, Clinton's motivations, and Jimmy Carter's diplomacy.
White House had been warned of possible embassy seizure in Tehran.
The "unfinished" Gulf War and the use of cruise missiles.
How long can President Bush hold onto his Gulf War glory?
Sue MacGregor brings together the RAF men held as prisoners during the first Gulf war.
Should news from the Gulf War be censored?
President Bush's fight to agree a national budget and gain support for a war in the Gulf.
No movement over US hostages held in Iran.
Rob Walker reports on an attempt to free hostages from the US embassy in Iran in 1980.
President Carter's attempt to rescue the US hostages being held in Iran ends in tragedy.
Reagan talks tough over Libyan intercepts of US airplanes.
Is an unauthorised biography of ex-president's wife, Mrs Reagan, just salacious gossip?
As the UN is refused access to weapons sites in Iraq, Operation Desert Fox begins.
What can be learned from the successes and failures of Operation Desert Storm?
BBC Middle East editor Jeremy Bowen recalls the devastation of the first Gulf war.
Jeremy Bowen is in Baghdad as the west sends bomber planes to punish Saddam Hussein.
President George H W Bush has to defend his Gulf War actions against Saddam
Is President George H W Bush unbeatable in the next election?
As President Reagan's inauguration takes place, 52 US hostages are released in Iran.
Saturation coverage by TV networks as the hostages return from Iran.
Public boost for President Carter's measured response on hostage crisis.
Truman and Clinton's attempts to transform the US armed forces.
Maha Azzam examines the long term implications of the recent uprisings in the Middle East.
The details of the latest mission by the space shuttle Endeavour.
Carter praised for reaction to Tehran hostage crisis.