Iran Attack: Iran has launched a ballistic missile attack on the US military bases in Iraq.
Iran launched more than a dozen missiles that hit two air bases in Irbil and Al Asad, west of Baghdad.
According to Iranian state TV, The Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) threatened the United States to retaliate against aggression. They say that it is a retaliation for General Qasim’s death, the attack whose name is ‘Operation Sulaimani’, a successful attack on the military base and US.
If any response to the attack from the US will respond. According to French media, The Islamic Revolutionary (IRGC) threatened to invade Israel. Saying that the US aggression would also target the auxiliary countries.
Iranian leader, Ayatollah Khamenei says that the attack was a slap in the face of the US. This was the most direct attack on the US after seizing the US embassy in Tehran in 1979. Iran claims that 80 people killed in the attack.
The Cheif of staff of Iran’s military, Maj Gen Mohammad Baqeri, says that this was a short part of showing the capabilities of Iran.
Moreover, Iranian Foreign minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif, tweeted that Iran took proportionate measures only for self-defense under article-51 of Un charter. He added more that Iran does not want any war or exclamation but defend ourselves against any foreign aggression.