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Feb 11 2020

109 US troops diagnosed with brain injuries from Iran strike, Pentagon admits

Washington, SANA-  Pentagon said that 109 US service members have been diagnosed with traumatic brain injuries following Iran’s missile strike on Ain al-Assad base, west of Iraq last month which came in retaliation to the crime of assassinating Lt. General Qassem Soleimani. Reuters quoted the Pentagon as saying in a statement that 109 US service members have been diagnosed with traumatic brain injuries, indicating that the number has increased by about 45 percent in comparison with what had been stated by previous reports. On Jan. 31st, the US Department of Defense announced that 64 US soldiers were injured in Iran …