The facilities attacked are Erbil in northern Iraq and Al Asad Air Base in western Iraq.
According to State news from ISNA, it was reported that, “Courageous fighters of the IRGC’s Air Force launched a successful operation called Operation Martyr Soleimani, with the code ‘Oh Zahra’ by firing tens of ground-to-ground missiles at the base of the terrorist and invasive U.S. forces named Ain Al Asad,”.
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Remembered that Iraq had vowed to fight back at U.S. for killing their military commander, Qassem Soleimani in a drone attack in Iraq.
However, the Defense Secretary, Mark Esper had informed the public that the U.S. was ready to retaliate for any attack launched by Iran.
He made this warning to Iraq as the US prepare to finished the war, as quoted from the defense secretary.
Recalled that, Trump said “Any single American that is harmed as a result of Iranian aggression will be swiftly followed by so great a carnage in Iran, such that world has never seen
“I will act exactly as I said”.
Recalled that both the commander Qasem Soleimani and the vice commander, Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis were killed by the airstrikes.