Jan 7, 1993: After Baghdad refused to move it's missles in southern Iraq, the US and allies lob 40 cruise missles at the missles and other targets.
Jun 27, 1993: Then president Bill Clinton orders missle strikes against Iraqi intelligence service in retaliation for an assassination plot against the first President Bush.
Sep 3, 1996 Operation Desert Strike.
Oct, 1997(?): Operation Desert Thunder.
Dec 16, 1998: Operation Desert Fox.
Feb 15, 2001: After aggresive targeting of planes patrolling the no-fly zone, President Bush 2 orders the first military actions of his term. (Bombing of Iraq's air defense net.)
Of course, we all know what has happend during 2002.
Ladies and gentlemen, we have been at war. We just now finally got around to declaring it.
... And considering how much this has been on TV and the media, do you think the next major military action will have sponsers? ("This sneak attack on the enemy has be brought to you by Pepsi. The choice of a new generation.")