Second anniversary of retaliatory Iranian airstrike on US airbase in Iraq

Second anniversary of retaliatory Iranian airstrike on US airbase in Iraq

The attack, in retaliation for the assassination of Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani by the United States, marks the first time any country has had the wherewithal to execute an attack of this magnitude on a US base.

On January 3 2020, the United States assassinated Iran’s Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani, as well as the deputy commander of Iraq’s popular mobilization units, Abu Mahdi Al Muhandis, in a drone strike at the Baghdad International Airport.

American democracy, complete sham

When American democracy is a complete sham, as it was under Trump, and it reached its apotheosis, you could say, with the assassination of a great anti ISIS fighter. … really the main force that was fighting ISIS.

Eric Walberg, Writer and Political Analyst

Five days later, Iran launched a barrage of ballistic missiles at the Ayn Al Asad airbase in Iraq housing US troops in retaliation for the…

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