A division-level operation targeted Sunni insurgents and al-Qaeda in the Arab Jabour region southeast of Baghdad during Operation Phantom Strike.
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A division-level operation that targeted Sunni insurgents in the Tigris River Valley south of Baghdad during Operation Phantom Strike.
A division-level operation to clear the Highway Eight - Euphrates River corridor south of Baghdad during Operation Phantom Thunder.
Although one of the smallest factions in the Sunni insurgency, Al-Qaeda in Iraq may be one of the most deadly. US operations have put tremendous pressure on the group.