What we know about US strikes on Iran-linked targets in Iraq and Syria
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The US military carried out airstrikes against Iranian forces in Iraq and Syria in response to a drone attack that killed three US soldiers. The strikes targeted both the elite Quds force of Iran's Revolutionary Guards and affiliated militia groups.
The US military said the air strikes hit more than 85 targets inside Iraq and Syria targeting both the elite Quds force of Iran's Revolutionary Guards and affiliated militia groups.
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported that at least 18 pro-Iranian fighters were killed in the strikes in eastern Syria. The Syrian military stated that the strikes caused civilian casualties and significant damage to property. President Joe Biden did not order strikes inside Iran and did not appear to be targeting individual Iranians as his predecessor did in 2020.
President Joe Biden did not order strikes inside Iran, as advocated by some of his Republican rivals, and did not appear to be targeting individual Iranians, as his predecessor Donald Trump did in 2020 when he ordered the assassination in Baghdad of Quds commander Qasem Soleimani.
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