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Spanish Daily Journal
     January 8, 2020      #34-8 sdj
 
Iran strikes back at US with missile attack 

The Associated Press

TEHRAN, Iran — Iran struck back at the United States early on Wednesday for killing its most powerful military commander, firing a barrage of ballistic missiles at two Iraqi military bases that house American troops in what the Iranian supreme leader said was a “slap” against America’s military presence in the region.

The retaliatory move is another escalation that could draw the region deeper into turmoil, despite insistence by Washington and Tehran that neither side wants war. U.S. and Iraqi officials said there were no casualties among their forces.

The Associated Press

TEHRAN, Iran — Iran struck back at the United States early on Wednesday for killing its most powerful military commander, firing a barrage of ballistic missiles at two Iraqi military bases that house American troops in what the Iranian supreme leader said was a “slap” against America’s military presence in the region.

The retaliatory move is another escalation that could draw the region deeper into turmoil, despite insistence by Washington and Tehran that neither side wants war. U.S. and Iraqi officials said there were no casualties among their forces.

La Prensa Asociada

TEHERAN, Irán - Irán atacó a Estados Unidos el miércoles por la mañana por matar a su comandante militar más poderoso, disparando una lluvia de misiles balísticos contra dos bases militares iraquíes que albergan a las tropas estadounidenses en lo que el líder supremo iraní dijo que era una "bofetada" contra Presencia militar de Estados Unidos en la región.

El movimiento de represalia es otra escalada que podría llevar a la región a una agitación más profunda, a pesar de la insistencia de Washington y ...

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