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U.S. Military Says 34 Soldiers Suffered Brain Injuries from Iran Missile Attack on Iraq

1 month ago   |   By Newsweek

The Pentagon said 34 U.S. service members were diagnosed with concussions and other traumatic brain injuries after Iranian missile strike on Ayn al-Asad base in Iraq.
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34 U.S. service members diagnosed with brain injuries after Iran attack

1 month ago   |   By NBC News

Iran fired more than a dozen ballistic missiles at two Iraqi air bases on Jan. 8 in retaliation for the U.S. killing of Gen. Qassem Soleimani.
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34 U.S. Troops Diagnosed With Traumatic Brain Injuries After Missile Strike: Pentagon

34 U.S. Troops Diagnosed With Traumatic Brain Injuries After Missile Strike: Pentagon

1 month ago   |   By The Huffington Post

The Iranian strike took place Jan. 8 on an air base in Iraq.
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34 troops diagnosed with brain injuries days after Trump dismissed them as 'headaches'

34 troops diagnosed with brain injuries days after Trump dismissed them as 'headaches'

1 month ago   |   By Politico

The Pentagon on Friday said 34 U.S. troops have been diagnosed with concussions or traumatic brain injury following an Iranian missile attack this month, more than triple the number originally reported and coming just days after President Donald Trump downplayed the injuries as “headaches.”
Chief Pentagon spokesperson Jonathan Hoffman also told reporters that Defense Secretary Mark Esper had ordered the Pentagon's acting personnel chief, Matt Donovan, to review the department's procedures for tracking and reporting injuries.
Trump initially said no one was harmed during the Jan. 8 Iranian...
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U.S. says 34 troops diagnosed with traumatic brain injury after Iran strike

1 month ago   |   By National Post

WASHINGTON - The Pentagon said on Friday that 34 service members had been diagnosed with traumatic brain injury following missile strikes by Iran on a base in Iraq earlier this month, a number higher than the military had previously announced.
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34 U.S. service members diagnosed with traumatic brain injuries after Iranian missile strike

1 month ago   |   By WGN TV

Thirty-four U.S. service members have been diagnosed with traumatic brain injuries following the Iranian missile attack on US forces in Iraq earlier this month, Pentagon spokesman Jonathon Hoffman said Friday.
Earlier this week President Donald Trump said he does not consider potential brain injuries to be as serious as physical combat wounds, downplaying the severity of the injuries suffered in Iraq.
During the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, Trump was asked to explain the discrepancy between his previous comments that no U.S. service member was harmed in the January 8 Iranian...
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34 U.S. service members diagnosed with traumatic brain injuries after Iranian missile strike on Iraq base

1 month ago   |   By NY Daily News

Thirty-four U.S. service members have been diagnosed with traumatic brain injuries following the Iranian missile strike on a base in Iraq on January 8, the Pentagon said Friday. Earlier this week, speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, President Trump downplayed the reported...
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