Iraq

A U.S. soldier stands at a site of Iranian bombing, in Ain al-Asad air base, Anbar, Iraq, Monday, Jan. 13, 2020.
(AP Photo/Qassim Abdul-Zahra)
Associated Press
January 13, 2020 - 6:48 pm
AIN AL-ASAD AIR BASE, Iraq (AP) — American troops were informed of an impending missile barrage hours before their air base in Iraq was struck by Iran, U.S. military officials said Monday, days after the attack that marked a major escalation between the longtime foes. At 11 p.m. on Jan. 7, U.S. Lt...
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President Donald Trump speaks to members of the military at a hangar rally at Ain al-Asad air base, Iraq.
(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)
Associated Press
January 07, 2020 - 10:01 pm
'All is well!' President Donald Trump tweeted shortly after the missile attacks, adding, 'So far, so good' regarding casualties.
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All the lights are on in the windows of the West Wing of the White House after news of a missile attack on an Iraqi air base housing U.S. troops, Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020, in Washington.
(AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
Associated Press
January 07, 2020 - 9:42 pm
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — The latest on U.S.-Iran tensions in the wake of the U.S. airstrike that killed Iran's top general (all times local): 5:55 a.m. A U.S. official says there were very few, if any, casualties from Tuesday night's Iranian missile attack on two Iraqi bases housing U.S. troops. The...
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In this image made from a video, mourners gather to pay their respects to the slain Gen. Qassem Soleimani who was killed in a U.S. airstrike, in Kerman, Iran Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020.
(Iran Press via AP)
Associated Press
January 07, 2020 - 9:34 pm
The Federal Aviation Administration is barring U.S. pilots and carriers from flying in areas of Iraqi, Iranian and some Persian Gulf airspace.
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Chart shows estimated missile ranges for Iranian weapons. Iran has launched a missile strike against two bases in Iraq housing US troops; 2c; with BC-ML--Iran-Soleimani; ETA 7 p.m. ;
Associated Press
Associated Press
January 07, 2020 - 8:54 pm
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran struck back at the United States for the killing of a top Iranian general early Wednesday, firing a series of ballistic missiles at two Iraqi bases housing U.S. troops in a major escalation that brought the two longtime foes closer to war. Iranian state TV said it was in...
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President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis in the Oval Office of the White House, Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020, in Washington
(AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
Associated Press
January 07, 2020 - 7:56 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump and his top advisers are under pressure to disclose more details about the intelligence that led to an American airstrike that killed t op Iranian Gen. Qassem Soleimani. Trump said Tuesday that his decision saved American lives and that members of Congress...
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Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks about Iran, Tuesday Jan. 7, 2020, at the State Department in Washington.
(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
Associated Press
January 07, 2020 - 6:53 pm
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — 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. State TV described it early Wednesday as Tehran’s revenge operation over the killing of Revolutionary Guard Gen...
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Pro-Iranian militiamen and their supporters set a fire during a sit-in in front of the U.S. embassy in Baghdad, Iraq, Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2020.
(AP Photo/Khalid Mohammed)
Associated Press
January 01, 2020 - 11:58 am
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iran-backed militiamen withdrew from the U.S. Embassy compound in Baghdad on Wednesday after two days of clashes with American security forces, but U.S.-Iran tensions remain high and could spill over into further violence. The withdrawal followed calls from the government and senior...
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Associated Press
October 04, 2019 - 3:27 pm
A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week.
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a member of the Iraqi SWAT team stands guard as security forces and others gather next to a U.S.- made F-16 fighter jet during the delivery ceremony at Balad air base, Iraq.
(AP Photo/Khalid Mohammed, File)
June 22, 2019 - 10:52 am
Security measures were increased at one of Iraq's largest air bases that houses American trainers following an attack last week
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