Operation Dragon Fire East
May 26, 2007
Operatrion Dragon Fire East involved Multinational Division Baghdad soldiers and Iraqi security forces who moved clearing operations into the East Rashid security district of southern Baghdad on May 26 2007. They detained three suspected insurgents and found two weapons caches.
The operation, included about 2,000 U.S Army soldiers from the 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, and 3rd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division. They were joined in the operation by Iraqi troops from the 7th Brigade, 2nd Iraqi National Police Division.