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Rush Limbaugh begins broadcasting nationally. Anthony Kennedy joins Supreme Court. Operation Anfal in Iraq kills thousands of Kurds. Iran-Contra indictments. Halabjah massacre. Soviets begin withdrawing from Afghanistan. US directly attacks Iranian forces and civilians. Al-Qaeda founded. Echelon launched. Iran-Iraq war ends. George H.W. Bush becomes President. Pan Am Flight 103 bombed over Lockerbie, Scotland, by Islamic terrorists.