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The Invasion of Buhran occurred in 3 A.H of the Islamic calendar of the 4th or 5th month.[1] Muhammad sent 300 troops to Buhran, in the area of Al-Furu, to raid the Banu Sulaym.[2]

Throughout the invasion, they did not meet any enemies, and no fighting took place. Muhammad occupied the area for three months. The expedition is regarded as a "patrolling invasion", according to Muslim scholar Saifur Rahman al-Mubarakpuri.[3]

This event is mentioned in Ibn Hisham's biography of Muhammad, and other historical sources.[4] Modern secondary sources which mention this include the award-winning book [5] Ar-Raheeq Al-Makhtum (The Sealed Nectar).[3] After this raid, Muhammad also accepted ransom for some of the prisoners he captured in Badr.[2]

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  1. Hawarey, Dr. Mosab (2010). The Journey of Prophecy; Days of Peace and War (Arabic). Islamic Book Trust. http://www.islamic-book.net/ar/Rihlat-Alnobowwah.htm. Note: Book contains a list of battles of Muhammad in Arabic, English translation available here
  2. 2.0 2.1 Watt, W. Montgomery (1956). Muhammad at Medina. Oxford University Press. p. 17. ISBN 978-0-19-577307-1.  (online)
  3. 3.0 3.1 Mubarakpuri, Saifur Rahman Al (2005). "The sealed nectar: biography of the Noble Prophet". Darussalam Publications. p. 290. ISBN 978-9960-899-55-8. http://books.google.co.uk/books?id=r_80rJHIaOMC&pg=PA290. 
  4. Mubarakpuri, Saifur Rahman Al (2005). "The sealed nectar: biography of the Noble Prophet". Darussalam Publications. p. 290. ISBN 978-9960-899-55-8. http://books.google.co.uk/books?id=r_80rJHIaOMC&pg=PA290.  See footnote 1
  5. Ar-Raheeq Al-Makhtum - The Sealed Nectar. Dar-us-Salam Publications

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