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Iran Fires “More Than A Dozen” Ballistic Missiles At US Targets In Iraq

The Pentagon has released a full statement on the attacks, claiming that more than a dozen missiles were fired from within Iran, and that at least two Iraqi military bases hosting US troops were targeted.

Statement from Assistant to the Secretary of Defense for Public Affairs Jonathan Hoffman

At approximately 5:30 p.m. (EST) on January 7, Iran launched more than a dozen ballistic missiles against U.S. military and coalition forces in Iraq. It is clear that these missiles were launched from Iran and targeted at least two Iraqi military bases hosting U.S. military and coalition personnel at Al-Assad and Irbil.

We are working on initial battle damage assessments.

In recent days and in response to Iranian threats and actions, the Department of Defense has taken all appropriate measures to safeguard our personnel and partners. These bases have been on high alert due to indications that the Iranian regime planned to attack our forces and interests in the region.

As we evaluate the situation and our response, we will take all necessary measures to protect and defend U.S. personnel, partners, and allies in the region.

Due to the dynamic nature of the situation, we will continue to provide updates as they become available.

US F-35s have been scrambled from bases in Turkey and the UAE.

Meanwhile, Iran claims that a “second wave” of attacks targeting an unidentified US base in Iraq is beginning, according to semi-official news agency Tasnim. The IRGC is also threatening to attack any other countries that host US troops. -zerohedge

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If this is true (have not sen any confirmation by any other news outlet so far), then the shit is about to hit the fan. All for what?  Oil of course.

other news outlets are now mentioning this soo…

Is this WW3? I guess we will see.

Another war based on lies?   The US has a history of doing this.

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2 Responses

  1. look out
    look out at | | Reply

    Greta Thunberg is watching and thinking. How dare you steal my dreams and my childhood. How dare you start WW3. People are suffering. People are dying. We are in the beginning of a mass extinction and all you can think about is money and oil. Welcome to the real world Greta.

    1. Mel B
      Mel B at | | Reply

      Have you ever once in your entire life expressed a thought that isn’t hate based?
      You are obviously crushing so hard on Greta right now. Do you obsess much?
      No? Didn’t think so! As Bugs would say…. What a maroon!

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