What is Ramadi known for?


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iraq ramadiyah.htmjj. The city extends along the Euphrates and is the largest city in Al-Anbar. Population Ramadi's population has been stated as 500,000 according to UN data from 2003. and 483,209 according to UN from 2004. The former regime reported that it had about 700,000 inhabitants. According to the former regime The inhabitants are predominantly Sunni Arabs, mostly from the Dulaim tribe. History Ramadi is located in a fertile

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US Marines fought running battles in the streets with several thousand insurgents, he killed 40 people. For his deadly track record as a marksman during his deployment to Ramadi, the insurgents named him 'Al-Shaitan Ramad' - the Devil of Rahmadi - and put a $20,000 bounty on his head. His most legendary shot came outside Sadr City in 2008 when he shot an insurgent with a rocket launcher near an Army (United States Army) convoy with his .338 Lapua Magnum rifle at wikipedia:Ramadi


* Canadian Master Corporal Graham Ragsdale using a .308 registered 20 confirmed kills over ten days during Operation Anaconda. *U.S. Navy (United States Navy) Chief Chris Kyle of SEAL Team Three has 255 kills, 160 of which are officially confirmed by the Pentagon, during four deployments to Iraq between 2003 and 2009. Kyle, now retired, is the deadliest marksman in US military history. During the Second Battle of Fallujah alone, when United States Marine Corps

Baqubah (on the east side of the triangle), Baghdad (on the South side), Ramadi (on the west side) and Tikrit (on the north side). Each side is approximately 125 miles long. The area also contains the cities of Samarra and Fallujah. - Battle of Habbaniyah 15 July - December U.S. Marines of the Third Battalion, Second Marine Division, sweep through urban sprawl between Ramadi and Fallujah in a series of operations (i.e. Operations Rubicon and Sidewinder

violence. Sadr's followers held demonstrations protesting the closure of the newspaper. On April 4, fighting broke out in Najaf, Sadr City and Basra. Sadr's Mahdi Army took over several points and attacked coalition soldiers, killing dozens of foreign soldiers, and taking many casualties of their own in the process. At the same time, Sunni rebels in the cities of Baghdad, Samarra, Ramadi, and, most notably, Fallujah, staged uprisings as well, causing

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children and their mothers with bulletholes in their skulls. has produced tapes and Compact disc CD s that mark the "last testaments" of six bombers from previous attacks, three of whom appear non-Iraqi. Its name also appeared with eleven other insurgent groups on leaflets passed out in the Sunni Triangle cities of Ramadi and Fallujah from January 31, 2004 to February 1, 2004. The leaflets detail the insurgency's plan for seizing Iraqi cities following the departure of coalition forces. '''Anbar Province''' ( wikipedia:Ramadi

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11 06 ivorycoast.reut index.html (CNN) (BBC) * Conflict in Iraq: ** Iraqi Prime Minister Iyad Allawi publicly authorizes an offensive in Fallujah and Ramadi to "liberate the people" and "clean Falluja of terrorists (terrorism)". U.S. and Iraqi forces advance. A hospital doctor in Falluja reports 15 people killed and 20 wounded.

to "liberate the people" and "clean Fallujah from the terrorists". Marines, U.S. Army soldiers and allied Iraqi soldiers stormed into Fallujah's western outskirts, secured two bridges across the Euphrates, seized a hospital on the outskirts of the city and arrested about 50 men in the hospital. About half the arrested men were later released. A hospital doctor reported that 15 Iraqis were killed and 20 wounded during the overnight incursions. The US armed forces have

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world la-fg-bombing18oct18,0,4206175.story?coll la-story-footer&track morenews (LA Times) * Israeli-Palestinian Conflict: Israel bans Palestinians from travelling throughout the West Bank and cuts off contact with the Palestinian Authority. (BBC) '''''Operation Iraqi Freedom''''' (June 2004) The battalion was again mobilized in June 2004 to conduct three months of pre-deployment training at the Marine Corps Air Ground

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Infantry Division and returned to its home in Germany. *At least 16 people are killed and 40 injured by two female suicide bombers (suicide bombing) in an attack at ''Krylya'', a popular music festival, at the Tushino airfield near Moscow. The Russian authorities blame an on-going terrorism campaign by Chechen (Chechnya) rebels; the Chechen government denies any connection to the attacks.hi world europe 3047386.stm * 2003 invasion of Iraq 2003 occupation

. response to 500,000-strong protests earlier in the week, Tung Chee-hwa , Chief Executive of Hong Kong, announces that controversial provisions that are alleged capable of limiting civil liberties in Hong Kong Basic Law Article 23 (Hong Kong Basic Law Article 23) will be rewritten.hi asia-pacific 3046894.stm The roughly triangular area's corners are usually said to lie near

seats.hi asia-pacific 3648568.stm (BBC) * At least 110 Iraqis are killed in a day of widespread violence, as the U.S. (United States of America) engages in new offensives to retake insurgent (Iraqi resistance)-held areas before the January elections. An al-Arabiya journalist is killed during a live broadcast when attack helicopters fire at a crowd gathered around a burning Bradley (M2 Bradley) vehicle in Baghdad. Helicopters and tanks fire

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p4013coll13%26CISOPTR%3D117+ltc+gubler+503+iraq&hl en&gl us&ct clnk&cd 9 Interview with LTC James Raymer Combat Studies Institute 24 February 2006 , as of February 2006, insurgent activity is markedly lowered from the year that 1-503rd conducted operations in Ramadi. Additionally, the 503rd played a critical role in the 2005 elections in Iraq in Ramadi. "U.S. Troops Fortify Iraqi Polling Stations", ''Stars and Stripes (Stars and Stripes (newspaper))'', 28 January 2005 wikipedia:Ramadi


'''Ramadi''' ( west of Baghdad. It is the capital of Al Anbar Governorate. http: www.globalsecurity.org military world iraq ramadiyah.htmjj. The city extends along the Euphrates and is the largest city in Al-Anbar.

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