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  • After Trump claimed Iran was plotting to blow up the US embassy in Iraq, Mike Pompeo says the administration didn't know 'precisely when' or 'where' the attack would happen

    Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said during a Thursday night interview that the administration didn't know "precisely where" and "when" an allegedly imminent Iranian attack would occur.  This came just hours after the president claimed — without offering evidence — the Iranian leader the US assassinated last week was plotting to bomb the US Embassy in Iraq.  "There is no doubt that there were a series of imminent attacks that were being plotted by Qassem Soleimani and we don't know precisely when...

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  • The FAA banned US airlines from flying over Iran and Iraq after a missile attack on US troops

    amcharts/Business Insider The Federal Aviation Administration on Tuesday night issued a Notice to Airmen (NOTAMS) establishing a no-fly zone over Iraq and Iran. The move comes after Iran fired more than a dozen ballistic missiles at bases in Iraq hosting US and Iraqi military personnel. The attack was revenge for a US airstrike last week which killed Iran's top general Qassem Soleimani. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. The Federal Aviation Administration on Tuesday night...

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  • 'Iran appears to be standing down': Trump declares victory in response to Iran's attack on US facilities in Iraq

    President Donald Trump is declaring victory — at least for now — in the scuffle between the United States and Iran that began last week when a U.S. airstrike killed Iranian terrorist military leader Qassem Soleimani. "Iran appears to be standing down," Trump said in an address to the nation following Iran's retaliatory missile strikes Tuesday on U.S. facilities in Iraq. The president confirmed the news that Tuesday's attacks resulted in minimal damage to U.S. assets and no casualties among U.S....

  • The Latest: Iraq says both Iran, US notified it of attack

    The Iraqi prime ministry says Iran notified Iraq shortly after midnight that its response to the killing of its top military commander had begun, and that retaliation would be limited to locations where the U.S. military is present

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  • The Latest: Iraq says both Iran, US notified it of attack

    TEHRAN, Iran (AP) - The latest on U.S.-Iran tensions after the U.S. airstrike that killed Iran's top general (all times local): 1:45 p.m. The U.S. Embassy in Jordan has issued a security warning to American government personnel to avoid “non-essential” movements following the Iranian missile strike that targeted two military

    The Washington Times
  • Iran launches missile attacks on US bases in Iraq

    More than a dozen rockets have been launched against US targets by Iran, hitting two Iraqi airbases where American and coalition forces are based, Washington has confirmed.

    The Telegraph
  • Iran Strikes Back at US with Missile Attack at Bases in Iraq

    Iran struck back at the United States for killing its most powerful military commander, firing a barrage of ballistic missiles at two Iraqi military bases that house American troops.