BREAKING NEWS: US launches airstrikes on facilities used by Iran-backed militia groups on the Iraq-Syria border
- Strikes were launched by US military Sunday night
- Targeted operations and weapons storage along Iraq-Syria border
The United States has launched what it says are defensive airstrikes against Iran-backed militias along the Iraq-Syria border.
Pentagon Press Secretary John Kirby said the ‘precision’ strikes had been launched on Sunday evening, and added that multiple Iran-backed milita groups including Kata’ib Hezbollah (KH) and Kata’ib Sayyid al-Shuhada (KSS) had been targeted.
It is unclear if anyone was injured or killed in those strikes.
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