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The Political Desk: Iran attacks two Iraqi bases housing US forces in revenge for Soleimani's death


Guest: Brooks Spector, US Foreign Affairs Expert & Associate Editor - Daily Maverick

Iran has launched more than a dozen missiles at two Iraqi bases that hold US troops in what appears to be retaliation for the American airstrike that killed a top Iranian general last week, confronting President Donald Trump with the biggest test of his presidency to date.
There have been no reports of any US casualties, but an assessment of the impact of the strikes is underway.

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