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The 2008 battle of Sadr City

Verfasser/in: David E JohnsonM Wade MarkelBrian ShannonRand Corporation.Arroyo Center.Alle Autoren
Verlag: Santa Monica Calif. : RAND, 2011.
Serien: Occasional paper (Rand Corporation), OP-335-A.
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"The 2008 Battle of Sadr City, which took place in Baghdad nearly 15 months after the beginning of the U.S. "surge" in Iraq, has received relatively little scholarly attention. However, the coalition's defeat of Jaish al-Mahdi after six weeks of high-intensity fighting offers important lessons for the U.S. Army as it prepares for future operations. Using after-action reports, briefings, other primary sources, and  Weiterlesen…
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Gattung/Form: Electronic books
Case studies
Physisches Format Print version:
Johnson, David E. (David Eugene), 1950-
2008 battle of Sadr City.
Santa Monica Calif. : RAND, 2011
(DLC) 2011030374
Medientyp: Dokument, Internetquelle
Dokumenttyp: Internet-Ressource, Computer-Datei
Alle Autoren: David E Johnson; M Wade Markel; Brian Shannon; Rand Corporation.; Arroyo Center.; United States. Army.
ISBN: 9780833058140 0833058142 9780833058140 9780833053022 0833053027
OCLC-Nummer: 832603599
Anmerkungen: "Prepared for the United States Army."
"Rand Arroyo Center."
Beschreibung: 1 online resource (xiii, 21 pages) : color illustrations, color maps.
Inhalt: The 2008 battle of Sadr City --
Background --
Methodology --
Setting conditions --
The area of operations --
Mission: stop the rockets and defeat criminal militias in Sadr City --
The ground fight in Sadr City: heavy armor matters --
The counter rocket fight --
Exploitation --
Key insights from the fight --
Reimagining urban operations as wide area security missions.
Serientitel: Occasional paper (Rand Corporation), OP-335-A.
Andere Titel Two-thousand-eight battle of Sadr City
Verfasserangabe: David E. Johnson, M. Wade Markel, Brian Shannon.

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"The 2008 Battle of Sadr City, which took place in Baghdad nearly 15 months after the beginning of the U.S. "surge" in Iraq, has received relatively little scholarly attention. However, the coalition's defeat of Jaish al-Mahdi after six weeks of high-intensity fighting offers important lessons for the U.S. Army as it prepares for future operations. Using after-action reports, briefings, other primary sources, and interviews with combatants and officials involved in the fighting and its aftermath, the authors describe the battle, analyze its outcome, and derive implications for the conduct of land operations. Their analysis identifies the following factors as critical to the coalition victory: supporting ground maneuver elements with integrated intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance capabilities and strike assets; the key roles played by heavy forces, snipers, and special operations forces; decentralized decisionmaking; capable indigenous security forces; and rapid transitions from phase to phase. The authors conclude that the Battle of Sadr City presents a new model for dealing with insurgent control of urban areas: treating an urban area as a wide-area security mission. Unlike previous urban operations against insurgents, in which cities were essentially besieged and then stormed, the objective in this battle was not to take and clear Sadr City but to create conditions that would make it both impossible for the insurgents to operate effectively and possible to restore security to the broader population."--Page 4 of cover.

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