An Iran news agency is claiming a successful attack on US forces at an airbase Iraq, so if there was any doubt about military retaliation you know now;
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Pentagon nearly triples number of troops injured in Jan. 8 Iran missile strike, bringing number with brain injuries to 34. The announcement came two days after President Donald Trump, who initially said no Americans were injured in the strike, downplayed the extent of injuries. There were no fatalities. The Jan. 8 Iranian strikes on bases in western Iraq appeared aimed at avoiding mass casualties among U.S. Troops hunkered down there. The missiles were launched in retaliation for a U.S. Operation that killed Gen. Qasem Soleimani, Iran's most powerful military commander, in early January. Ref. USAToday.
Pentagon launches airstrikes targeting Iranian-backed militia believed to be responsible for an attack that killed American, British troops. One U.S. Official said multiple strikes targeted Kataib Hezbollah weapons facilities inside Iraq. The strikes marked a rapid escalation in tensions with Tehran and its proxy groups in Iraq, just two months after Iran carried out a massive ballistic missile attack against American troops at a base in Iraq. Ref. USAToday.
We break from USA vs Iran to share wise words from the good old days:
Today is: 30th March (GMT), in history on the 30th of March, 1991 AD the following event happened:
1st exhibition baseball games at Joe Robbie Stadium (Yanks-Orioles)