Airstrikes

US strikes in Iraq kill 25 fighters, says Iran-backed militia

US strikes in Iraq kill 25 fighters, says Iran-backed militia

A powerful Iraqi militia backed by Iran on Monday said that U.S. airstrikes in western Iraq had left 25 militiamen dead and 50 others wounded, thus increasing Sunday’s death toll. On Sunday, the U.S. military said it carried out “precision defensive strikes” in Iraq and Syria against the Kataib Hezbollah militia group, which was blamed […]