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Other titles:THE ROYAL NAVY IN THE GULF, 1990-1991 [Allocated Series Title]
Summary: General views in and around the Base Camp at Silopi, Turkey, during Operation Haven.
Description: I. Scenes from Sea King helicopter of 846 Squadron (Fleet Air Arm) at Silopi, including interior shots of helicopter, plus aerial views of Silopi Camp and the mountainous border region with Iraq. Royal Marines are deployed in the border region. Aerial and road views of the camp. Members of 45 Commando Royal Marines prepare to advance on Saddam Hussein's Summer Palace in Zakho, Kurdistan, Iraq.
II. Vehicles (Royal Marines and US Army) moving on road near Silopi as they head towards Iraq. Convoy parks up near the village of Zakho, on advance towards one of Saddam Hussein's summer palaces. Officers consult map. Further advance of the British and US convoy.
Alternative Title:THE ROYAL NAVY IN THE GULF, 1990-1991 [Allocated Series Title]