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Battle of Asmara

Gage Yevgenny

The cover of the short story Dirt, from the anthology Halo: Evolutions.




The Battle of Asmara was a battle on and around the planet Asmara between late 2528 and 2529. The battle resulted in a UNSC defeat and glassing of the colony.




These events are referenced in the short story Dirt, in the anthology Halo: Evolutions, which was the subject of a Halo Book Club on March 1st, 2015.


Earlier Event: January 1
Battle of Hat Yai
Later Event: January 1
Glassing of Eridanus II