Operation Augurs of Prosperity (Arabic: Bashaer al-Kheir) was an Iraqi operation against insurgents in Diyala, north-east of Baghdad. The operation was launched on 29 July 2008 by elements of at least three Iraqi Army divisions, with four U.S. armored cavalry squadrons from the 3rd Armored Cavalry Regiment and the 2nd Stryker Cavalry Regiment in support. The U.S.

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  • Operation Augurs of Prosperity (Arabic: Bashaer al-Kheir) was an Iraqi operation against insurgents in Diyala, north-east of Baghdad. The operation was launched on 29 July 2008 by elements of at least three Iraqi Army divisions, with four U.S. armored cavalry squadrons from the 3rd Armored Cavalry Regiment and the 2nd Stryker Cavalry Regiment in support. The U.S. led operation was designated Operation Iron Pursuit and consisted of three sub-operations: Sabre Pursuit, Eagle Pursuit and Bastogne Pursuit.According to the Iraqi Ministry of Defence, the first phase of the operation was concluded on 11 August. Major-General Mohammed al-Askari reported that the Iraqi security forces had achieved half of the goals set for the operation. Al-Askari reported that 800 suspects had been arrested, including 42 Islamic State of Iraq leaders. (en)
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  • 51 killed (Iraqi security forces),
  • 7 killed (Awakening Councils)
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  • Islamic State of Iraq
  • Other Iraqi Insurgents
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  • 2008-07-29 (xsd:date)
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  • US-Iraqi Victory
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  • Unknown
  • 3,000 U.S. soldiers
  • 50,000 Iraqi soldiers and police
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  • 2018-05-04 20:11:20Z (xsd:date)
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  • 2018-02-11 20:50:22Z (xsd:date)
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  • Soldiers from the 2nd Squadron, 3rd ACR, provide security during Operation Sabre Pursuit in eastern Diyala. (en)
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  • 7 (xsd:integer)
  • 15 (xsd:integer)
  • 51 (xsd:integer)
  • 800 (xsd:integer)
  • At least 70 civilians killed (en)
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  • Islamic State of Iraq (en)
  • Other Iraqi Insurgents (en)
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  • Maj. Gen. Mark Hertling (en)
  • Basem al Safaah (en)
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  • Operation Augurs of Prosperity (en)
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  • --07-29
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  • the Iraq War, Post-invasion Iraq (en)
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  • US-Iraqi Victory (en)
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  • 3000 (xsd:integer)
  • 50000 (xsd:integer)
  • Unknown (en)
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  • Operation Augurs of Prosperity (Arabic: Bashaer al-Kheir) was an Iraqi operation against insurgents in Diyala, north-east of Baghdad. The operation was launched on 29 July 2008 by elements of at least three Iraqi Army divisions, with four U.S. armored cavalry squadrons from the 3rd Armored Cavalry Regiment and the 2nd Stryker Cavalry Regiment in support. The U.S. (en)
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  • Operation Augurs of Prosperity (en)
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