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Iran–Iraq War

Iran retreat From Haj Omran

Thursday Jul 14, 1988
Haj Omran, Iraq

Under the threat of a new and even more powerful invasion, Commander-in-Chief Rafsanjani ordered the Iranians to retreat from Haj Omran, Kurdistan on 14 July. The Iranians did not publicly describe this as a retreat, instead calling it a "temporary withdrawal".