U.S. wages retaliatory strikes against Iran-backed militia in Iraq after deadly attack

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The United States waged a series of precision air strikes on Thursday against an Iran-backed militia in  Iraq  that it blamed for a major rocket attack a day earlier that killed two American troops and a 26-year-old British soldier.

The U.S. strikes appeared limited in scope and narrowly tailored, targeting five weapons storage facilities used by Kataib Hezbollah militants – including facilities used to store weaponry for past attacks on U.S.-led coalition troops, the Pentagon said.

Iraq ‘s military said in a statement that the U.S. air...


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U.S. wages retaliatory strikes against Iran-backed militia in Iraq after deadly attack


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