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In his first response to a missile attack by Iran on US forces in Iraq, President Donald Trump tweeted that ‘all is well.’
The president’s tweet follows an Iranian missile attack on US military and coalition forces in Iraq Wednesday morning (in Iraq) in apparent retaliation for the killing of top Iranian general Qassem Soleimani.
The attack marked the latest development in a tit-for-tat military exchange between the US and Iran and its proxies.
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In his first response to a missile attack by Iran on US forces in Iraq, President Donald Trump tweeted late Tuesday that “all is well” — a change of pace from earlier tweets threatening to hit Iran hard if it retaliated against US forces for the killing of a senior Iranian military official.
Tweet Embed: //twitter.com/mims/statuses/1214739853025394693?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw All is well! Missiles launched from Iran at two military bases located in Iraq. Assessment of casualties & damages taking place now. So far, so good! We have the most powerful and well equipped military anywhere in the world, by far! I will be making a statement tomorrow morning.
“So far, so good!” he tweeted. “We have the most powerful and well equipped military anywhere in the world, by far!” The president added that he will make a follow-on statement in the morning.See the rest of the story at Business Insider
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