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'They seemed fine': Troops who suffered brain injuries in Iran missile attacks initially had no symptoms, sources say...
Several troops injured in an Iranian rocket attack earlier this month initially seemed healthy after suffering brain injuries, a military source told the Washington Examiner on Friday.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-01-17 21:49 UTC
Troops will stay in Iraq as Pentagon decides where US forces will be stationed around the world, official says...
The United States has no plans to withdraw troops from Iraq and will assess the postings of American forces worldwide, Pentagon spokesman Jonathan Hoffman said yesterday.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-01-17 17:03 UTC
Last week's Iran missile attack injured 11 US troops...
11 troops reportedly were treated for concussions following last week's missile attack.11 troops reportedly were treated for concussions following last week's missile attack.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-01-17 03:28 UTC
U.S. Military Resumes Joint Operations With Iraq...
The decision to restart military operations in Iraq came less than two weeks after Iraq’s Parliament voted to expel all American forces from Iraq.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-01-16 04:19 UTC
Iran claims it has arrested person who filmed Ukrainian plane being shot down...
Iranian authorities say the person who filmed a video proving the country shot down a commercial plane has been arrested.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-01-15 16:21 UTC
Trump authorized Soleimani killing seven months ago: Report...
Seven months ago President Trump approved the killing of Qassem Soleimani if Iran continued escalating conflict with the United States.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-01-13 15:20 UTC
Trump tells Fox News' Laura Ingraham 'four embassies' were targeted in imminent threat from Iran...
President Trump told Fox News' Laura Ingraham in an interview that the imminent threat from Iran that provoked the United States to kill Iranian Gen. Qassem Soleimani involved planned attacks on four US embassies.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-01-11 08:06 UTC
Under pressure, Iran admits it shot down jetliner by mistake...
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran on Saturday acknowledged that its armed forces "unintentionally" shot down the Ukrainian jetliner that crashed earlier this week, killing all 176 aboard, after the government had repeatedly denied Western accusations
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-01-11 08:00 UTC
Donald Trump: Qasem Soleimani Was 'Looking to Blow Up Our Embassy'...
President Donald Trump said that Iranian Quds Force Commander Qasem Soleimani was threatening to blow up the American embassy in Baghdad.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-01-09 18:27 UTC
U.S. Is 'Confident' Iran Shot Down Ukrainian Passenger Airliner, Killing 176 People...
U.S. Pentagon officials have confirmed Iran shot down a Ukrainian passenger airliner killing 176 people.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-01-09 18:27 UTC
Commercial airlines reroute flights amid US-Iran tensions...
Analysts say the changed flight plans are expected to inconvenience as many as 15,000 passengers per day and lengthen flight times by an average of 30 to 90 minutes.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-01-08 17:33 UTC
Kiev-bound Ukraine International Airlines jet likely SHOT DOWN leaving Tehran...
A PLANE that crashed killing 176 people hours after an Iranian missile strike on US bases was "likely" shot down and wreckage shows "obvious projectile holes", experts say. The Kiev-bound Ukraine International Airlines jet came down shortl
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-01-08 17:31 UTC
Transcript of Trump's remarks on Iran...
The following is a transcript of President Trump's remarks on Iran Wednesday morning:
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-01-08 17:28 UTC
Trump insists 'All is well!' after Iran missile attack...
Trump tweeted that an assessment of casualties and damages was underway. The initial outlook, he said, was
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-01-08 03:51 UTC
Trump knew Iran would retaliate for Soleimani's killing — here's why he did it anyway...
While previous US presidents knew killing Iran's top general wasn't worth the risk or repercussions, Donald Trump has a unique approach to foreign policy, writes David Lipson. Without going into detail, Mr Trump said he acted because General Soleimani was planning a "big attack and very bad
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-01-08 01:55 UTC
Live: United States forces under fire from Iranian rockets...
American officials confirm rockets have been fired at the Al-Asad airbase in Iraq, which houses US forces. Follow live.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-01-08 01:05 UTC
Iran fires 'tens' of surface-to-surface missiles at Iraq air bases housing US troops, officials say...
Iran says it has launched "tens" of surface-to-surface missiles at Iraq's Ain Assad air base housing U.S. troops over America's killing of a top Iranian general.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-01-08 01:04 UTC
"We're Going To War, Bro": Elite 82nd Airborne In Largest 'Fast Deployment' In A Decade...
"We're Going To War, Bro": Elite 82nd Airborne In Largest 'Fast Deployment' In A Decade "We're going to war, bro" — declared a young US soldier from the US Army's celebrated 82nd Airborne Division. He gave reporte
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-01-07 20:56 UTC
White House May Declassify Info Showing Necessity For Airstrike Killing Soleimani, Report Says...
On Tuesday, the White House stated it is considering the possibility of declassifying information showing the necessity for the airstrike that killed Iranian General Qassem Soleimani, that an imminent attack planned on American forces was deterred by the
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-01-07 20:17 UTC
Donald Trump: We're Not Leaving Iraq Until They Pay Us for the Military Base...
President Donald Trump said that the United States would not leave Iraq until the country paid the United States for the military base.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-01-06 05:44 UTC
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