A U.S. military official reported Thursday that U.S. troops were exposed to…International coalition fights Islamic State New attacks using drones and missiles in the past 48 hours Iraq andSyriaThis follows an attack by the United States that Washington says targeted Iranian loyalists.
The U.S. official explained that drones struck coalition U.S. troops stationed at a military base at the airport yesterday, Wednesday and Thursday morning. erbil Internationalization of the region Kurdistan IraqHe noted that the two attacks caused “no casualties or damage to infrastructure.”
On Thursday, multiple drones were launched at a base with U.S. and coalition forces lion’s eyes Air forces based in Anbar in western Iraq did not detect any casualties or property damage, according to U.S. military officials.
The missile targeted a base in eastern Syria where U.S. and international coalition forces are stationed but did not cause any casualties or damage, according to the same source.
At dawn on Wednesday, the U.S. Middle East Command announced attacks on two locations in Iraq, saying it was a response to repeated attacks by pro-Iran factions on U.S. and coalition forces in Iraq. Syria.
Yesterday Wednesday, Iraqi media reported that an attack by the US military on troop positions killed eight people. mass crowd The Iraqi government condemned the bombing in the “Jurf al-Sakhar” area southwest of Baghdad.
The Iraqi Hezbollah Brigades, which is affiliated with the Popular Mobilization Forces, confirmed in a statement yesterday that a US airstrike on its location resulted in the death of eight of its members.
Earlier, U.S. Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin announced that the United States had launched attacks on two installations in eastern Syria. iranian revolutionary guard and groups associated with it” in response to a series of attacks on U.S. troops in Iraq and Syria.
There has been an increase in recent attacks on U.S. bases in Syria and Iraq, coinciding with tensions in the region, given U.S. support for Israel’s fight against Palestinian resistance factions. Gaza Strip.