What if Saddam takes it further or gets peace?

I read that, during the Gulf War, Saddam Hussein deployed about 100,000 troops for the initial invasion of Kuwait and an additional 600,000 troops in the following weeks/months (about 700,000 troops in total!). It seems like that would have made Iraq the fourth strongest military in the world (following the United States, Russia, and China). Just for reference, there were only two times in their history that any one European nation deployed that many men: World War 1 and World War 2. I also read that Kuwait had only about 16,000 men, with most of them being on leave at the time of the invasion. This allowed Saddam to easily take Kuwait in just under 48 hours. His generals apparently told Saddam that they could continue on to launch a successful invasion of Saudi Arabia due to the Saudis having a smaller army (many of whom, just like the Kuwaiti military, were on leave at the start of the Invasion of Kuwait). From here, I have two questions:

1. What if Saddam Hussein had decided to order his men to invade Saudi Arabia and/or any of the other Gulf states after he had conquered Kuwait in two days? How far would he get? Would doing so exacerbate or soften the Coalition response? Could he actually get the United States to agree to sit down and negotiate with him (as their new chief ally in the Middle East, preferably) if his gains are big enough?

2. Is there anything (military or non-military) that Saddam could have done at any point before, during or after the Invasion of Kuwait that would have allowed him to solve his grievances with Kuwait and/or the Saudis without getting destroyed by the Americans?
 
The Iraqi logistics were garbage and most of the good targets in Saudi Arabia and the Gulf States are not as close to Iraq as Kuwait was. Combine that with the fact that the Iraqis didn’t know how to navigate open desert and were primarily tied down to established roads, and you end up with the USAF and USN having a happy hunting seasons killing all the trucks the Iraqis try to use to keep their army moving while that army slowly starves.
 
1. What if Saddam Hussein had decided to order his men to invade Saudi Arabia and/or any of the other Gulf states after he had conquered Kuwait in two days? How far would he get?
Probably not far. I sure I've read that his forces would have run out of fuel, perhaps ironically, given the region of the world they were in.

I have seen a wargame of an invasion of Saudi. In short, the forces that the US were able to deploy stopped the invasion. Albiet, in a much messier campaign than in @.
 
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