FORUM

Jun 28 2021

US airstrikes on resistance positions in southern Al-Qaim, Iraq + video

According to available information, the airstrikes included four attacks on Kataib Hezbollah and Kataib Sayyid al-Shuhada positions in the Qasabat area, 15 km south of al-Qaim crossing, killing four members of the resistance and wounding several others. The US also issued a statement confirming the attacks, calling them a response to attacks by Iraqi resistance groups on its convoys and bases in Iraq. The United States claimed that the operation targeted a facility used by Iran-backed militia groups for operations, planning, and storage of unmanned aerial vehicles. According to information provided by the United States, the attack was carried out …