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Battle of Basra

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Battle of Basra 2003 • Iraq War - military action

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Iraq 2003: The Fall of Basra

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Who won the battle of Basra?

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Gulf War: Battle For Basra

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1914-42 Battle of Basra 11 November 1914

The Battle of Basra began on 25 March 2008, when the Iraqi Army launched an operation to drive the Mahdi Army militia out of the southern Iraqi city of Basra. The operation was the first major operation to be planned and carried out by the Iraqi Army since the invasion of 2003.
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