Iran attacks US air bases in Iraq

By khalidy at 2020-01-08 • 0 collector • 478 pageviews

Iran struck back at the United States yesterday January 7th, 2020, firing a series of ballistic missles at two Iraqi bases housing U.S troops in a major escalation that brought the two longtime foes closer to war.

A U.S official said there were no immediate reports of American casualties, but buildings were bing searched. Iraqi military said there had been no casualties among its forces.

An adviser to the Iranian president.

An adviser to the Iranian president Hassan Rouhani tweeted saying any adverse military actions by the U.S would be met with an all out war in the region.

And a senior official in the Iranian supreme leader's office said the missile attacks against the U.S targets were the weakest of Iran;s retaliation scenarios.

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