The attack was carried out in response to an attack in Jordan that killed three of the country's soldiers and wounded 25 others.
This Friday (2 January 2024), the US launched strikes in Syria and Iraq against bases of groups supported by Iran. The attack was part of the North American response to the attack that killed three of the country's soldiers and injured 25 others. . Information from The New York Times.
This operation was carried out through airborne and target intelligence centers, underground shelters and command operations. The targets of the attack were used by the Quds Force of Iran's Islamic and Revolutionary Guard Corps and Iranian regime-sponsored fighters. However, it is yet to be confirmed whether the targets have been met.
Monday (Jan 29) Pentagon Deputy Press Secretary Sabrina Singh said the US will take necessary steps to protect the country after the deaths of the 3 officers. The Iranian government denies participating in attacks against Americans.
Three US soldiers were killed and 40 wounded in a drone attack on a base in northeastern Jordan near the border with Syria on Sunday (January 28). This information was released by US Central Command. Here is the full ReportIn English (PDF – 85 kB).
Biden blamed Iran for the move. “We are still gathering the facts of this attack, and we know it was carried out by Iranian-backed extremist groups operating in Syria and Iraq.”In an official statement.
The US President also mentioned that the government “Everyone involved in the episode should be held accountable”. Here it is completeness of text, in English (PDF – 52 kB).
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