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** Operation Gamecock: A joint French/Israeli campaign to destroy Syria's air defense network, in order to open the country to a full Allied invasion.
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** Operation Springbok: The Entebbe Pact's invasion of Zambia.
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* ''Series/{{Lucifer}}''. When Lucifer recruits the patients at a mental hospital to help himself and God Johnson (literally God in human form) escape, he dubs it "Operation Help Lucifer Escape."
-->'''God Johnson:''' A little on the nose, son.\\
'''Lucifer:''' You are literally the judgiest person!
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* ''Fanfic/EarthsAlienHistory'':
** Operation Kusanagi: The final drive by allied Terran Treaty Organization and Citadel forces to retake the Citadel from the Mekon's forces.
** Operation Harrowing: The use of the "Daisy Cutter" weapon on a planet occupied by the Vinn, destroying most of them.
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** Operation Kitsune: Japan's entry move in WWIII, destroying the Soviet Pacific Fleet, invading and occupying the Kurile Islands and Sakhalin Island, and using them as a staging ground to invade Siberia in order to cut the Trans-Siberian Railway and lay siege to Vladivostok.
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** Operation Kutuzov: The attempt by the Soviets to break through the stalemate on the Rhine and overwhelm all Allied territories in the region.
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--> '''Yuri''': OperationůSTART!

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--> '''Yuri''': OperationůSTART!-->'''Yuri:''' Operation... START!



* One of the ''WebVideo/HigurashiParodyFandub'' episodes had Rika declare, "Operation: Get back at this crazy bitch for killing my friends is a go!" when she was about to spray tear gas into Shion's eyes.



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* One of the ''WebVideo/HigurashiParodyFandub'' episodes had Rika declare, "Operation: Get back at this crazy bitch for killing my friends is a go!" when she was about to spray tear gas into Shion's eyes.

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* One Parodied in ''WesternAnimation/SouthParkBiggerLongerAndUncut'', where the U.S. Army had two different operations: The minorities were in "Operation Human Shield", part of the ''WebVideo/HigurashiParodyFandub'' episodes had Rika declare, "Operation: "all-important first attack wave, expected to have heavy casualties" while the whites were in "Operation Get back at this crazy bitch for killing my friends is a go!" when she was about to spray tear gas into Shion's eyes.Behind the Darkies", who, well...



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* Parodied in ''WesternAnimation/SouthParkBiggerLongerAndUncut'', where the U.S. Army had two different operations: The minorities were in "Operation Human Shield", part of the "all-important first attack wave, expected to have heavy casualties" while the whites were in "Operation Get Behind the Darkies", who, well...
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* ''Film/InglouriousBasterds'' has "Operation Kino." Which in hindsight was probably not the best name for their plan, seeing as [[BilingualBonus Kino means 'cinema' in German]]. Guess where the assassination attempt is planned?

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* ''Film/InglouriousBasterds'' has "Operation Kino." Kino". Which in hindsight was probably not the best name for their plan, seeing as [[BilingualBonus Kino means 'cinema' "cinema" in German]]. Guess where the assassination attempt is planned?



* ''Film/JamesBond''

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* In ''VideoGame/{{Persona 3}}'', Junpei calls the guys' attempts to pick up chicks on the beach Operation Babe Hunt. [[UnsettlingGenderReveal It doesn't go well.]]

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* In ''VideoGame/{{Persona 3}}'', ''VideoGame/Persona3'', Junpei calls the guys' attempts to pick up chicks on the beach Operation Babe Hunt. [[UnsettlingGenderReveal It doesn't go well.]]



* A complicated hostage swap in ''Machinima/RedVsBlue'' is initially titled Operation Circle of Confusion, butů
-->'''Tucker:''' I'm just saying it doesn't look like a circle. It kinda looks more like we're forming a triangle.
-->'''Church:''' Okay, fine. ''Triangle'' of Confusion. Rhombus of Terror. Parabola of Mystery! ''Who cares?! Get the goddamn show on the road!''

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* A complicated hostage swap in ''Machinima/RedVsBlue'' is initially titled Operation Circle of Confusion, butů
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-->'''Tucker:''' I'm just saying it doesn't look like a circle. It kinda looks more like we're forming a triangle.
-->'''Church:'''
triangle.\\
'''Church:'''
Okay, fine. ''Triangle'' of Confusion. Rhombus of Terror. Parabola of Mystery! ''Who cares?! Get the goddamn show on the road!''



-->'''Jenna Darabond''': ''(to Than)'' I just wanted to make sure you're ready to execute "Operation Lose The Fucking Football Game".

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-->'''Jenna Darabond''': ''(to Than)'' Darabond:''' ''[to Than]'' I just wanted to make sure you're ready to execute "Operation Lose The the Fucking Football Game".



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* Parody: In ''Webcomic/TheOrderOfTheStick'' [[http://www.giantitp.com/comics/oots0153.html #153]], when Roy the GeniusBruiser refuses to help the others rescue Elan, they note that this eliminates "Operation: Send the Meat Shield in First" and "Operation: Wait for Roy to Come Up With a Better Plan".
* In [[http://www.schlockmercenary.com/d/20030425.html this]] ''Webcomic/SchlockMercenary'' strip, one of Mercenary Captain Kaff Tagon's customers asks for a name for an operation. Following military procedure, Tagon suggests an unrelated name so as not to give away unnecessary information. The customer's suggestion is more in line with this trope...

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* Parody: In ''Webcomic/TheOrderOfTheStick'' [[http://www.giantitp.com/comics/oots0153.html #153]], when Roy the GeniusBruiser refuses to help the others rescue Elan, they note that this eliminates "Operation: Send the Meat Shield in First" and "Operation: Wait for Roy to Come Up With with a Better Plan".
* In [[http://www.schlockmercenary.com/d/20030425.html this]] ''Webcomic/SchlockMercenary'' strip, a strip]] of ''Webcomic/SchlockMercenary'', one of Mercenary Captain Kaff Tagon's customers asks for a name for an operation. Following military procedure, Tagon suggests an unrelated name so as not to give away unnecessary information. The customer's suggestion is more in line with this trope...
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