Saeed Jalili, a conservative former secretary of the Iranian Supreme National Council, tweeted a picture of the Iranian flag on Tuesday afternoon, shortly after reports of missiles hitting US-stationed bases began emerging.
At around 5:30 p.m. EST on Tuesday, dozens of missiles hit at least two Iraqi bases housing US personnel. Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps immediately took responsibility for the strike.
Following the US airstrike that killed Maj. Gen. Qassem Soleimani last week, President Donald Trump tweeted an American flag.
US officials claimed the strike was justified due to an “imminent threat.”
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An adviser to Iran's Supreme Leader mimicked President Donald Trump's previous message on Twitter, as Iran fired tens of missiles at Iraqi bases with US troops.
At around 5:30 p.m. EST on Tuesday, dozens of missiles hit at least two Iraqi bases housing US personnel. Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps immediately took responsibility for the strike.See the rest of the story at Business Insider
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