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Iran–Iraq War

The Iranians began The drive Towards Khorramshahr

Saturday May 22, 1982
Khorramshahr, Khuzestan Province, Iran

In the early morning hours of 23 May 1982, the Iranians began the drive towards Khorramshahr across the Karun River. This part of Operation Beit ol-Moqaddas was spearheaded by the 77th Khorasan division with tanks along with the Revolutionary Guard and Basij.


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