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US warns of military response to rocket attack on Iraq base

1 month ago   |   By WCVB

No one claimed responsibility for the attack, the first since the U.S. struck Iran-aligned militia targets along the Iraq-Syria border last week.
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U.S. officials believe Iran-backed group responsible for latest rocket attack in Iraq

U.S. officials believe Iran-backed group responsible for latest rocket attack in Iraq

1 month ago   |   By Politico

U.S. and Iraqi officials believe that an Iran-backed group with a history of targeting Americans in Iraq was responsible for Wednesday's attack on an Iraqi air base that hosts U.S. troops.
While the investigation into the attack on Ain al-Asad air base in the western province of Anbar is still ongoing, officials believe that Kataib Hezbollah, an Iranian-backed paramilitary force, or an affiliated group was responsible, according to two defense officials familiar with early intelligence.
The two defense officials requested anonymity to discuss intelligence. A spokesperson for U.S. Central...
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