Iran 'revenge' operation sees US bases attacked with 'ballistic missiles' | ABC News

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  • Published on:  Tuesday, January 7, 2020
  • At least two military bases housing US troops in Iraq have come under fire from "at least a dozen ballistic missiles" fired from Iran, the Pentagon says.

    Iranian state TV said Tehran launched "tens" of surface-to-surface missiles at the Al Asad airbase inside Iraq in response to America's killing of a top Iranian general.

    The base houses US troops.

    Pentagon press secretary Alyssa Farah said the US was "working on initial battle damage assessments".

    Read more here: https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-01-08/iran-launches-missiles-at-iraqi-air-base-housing-us-troops/11851500

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