Iraqi forces launch biggest mission since Saddam (Reuters)




 
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May 29th, 2005  
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Topic: Iraqi forces launch biggest mission since Saddam (Reuters)


Reuters - Iraqi forces launched their biggest
security crackdown since the fall of Saddam Hussein with the
start of Operation Lightning on Sunday, a sweep by 40,000 Iraqi
troops who will seal off Baghdad and hunt for insurgents.

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May 29th, 2005  
hicks
 
They should have done this a long time ago.

Along with banning the use of vehicles and moving them all out of the city until this situation was under control.