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NBC News’ Richard Engel details reports that Iran has attacked an Iraqi air base where U.S. troops are based.
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Iran Attacks Iraqi Air Base Where U.S. Troops Are Based | NBC News

106 thoughts on “Iran Attacks Iraqi Air Base Where U.S. Troops Are Based | NBC News

  1. rsuriyop Reply

    If the US invades Iran following the attack, then where would they be entering from? Because it certainly can’t be Iraq, right? Since they’re now demanding all Americans to leave?

    • Maroo46 Reply

      Do we really have to invade on ground? I mean that’s what long range missiles are for right?

  2. Leila Farahani Reply

    80 US troops killed in IRGC missile attacks
    An informed source in Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) has said the missiles fired at the US airbase in Ain al-Assad in Iraq has left 80 US troops dead.

    Iran Press/Iran news: The military source said that the missiles hit vital points of the US airbase, heavily damaging drones, helicopters and other expensive military equipment, inflicting a significant loss on the US Army.

    Meanwhile, other informed sources said that the exact number of US casualties is not accurate and the details will be announced later. No official US source has indicated any casualty figures as a result of Iran’s missile strike.

    According to the first source, 15 missiles hit al-Assad base none of which were intercepted by the US Army radar system.

    The precision and severity of the missiles launched were so high and severe that some have simultaneously destroyed several targets vital for the US.

    The US military base in Ain al-Assad, Iraq, is one of the most important bases where all US drones and helicopters are deployed.4,000 US troops are deployed in the very base.

    The US wounded troops have been moved to Baghdad through helicopter, with the US Army urging Iraq healthcare sector for help.

    In a statement released in the early hours of Wednesday morning, the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) confirmed that a US airbase in western Iraq has been hit with ‘tens of missiles’.

    The attack came in response to a US terrorist drone strike days earlier that martyred the former Commander of Quds Force of the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani.

  3. Rasheed Farooq Reply

    Wow Nice ❤️❤️

  4. Chip in4seven Reply

    Let’s go Iran

    • Michael Shackelford Reply

      It wont be and iran they keep playing 🤣🤣🤣🤣

  5. mydin maya Reply

    I love Iran

  6. Punter Games Reply

    The world we know is going to end soon . “smash that like button and subscribe for more updates” ..

  7. Michael Shackelford Reply

    Finish umm

  8. Jack pine Savage Reply

    Both sides are evil for taking their own revenge when vengeance belongs to God.
    Men on both sides, who claim to be of faith, speaking of violence.
    No one on either side considers forgiveness or reconciliation an option.
    May God forgive us, because we’ve forgotten how to forgive.
    May cooler heads prevail in our governments.

  9. Gohar Sarwar Reply

    world war 3

  10. Marco Olivares Reply

    America come together. We got this. Fear. Nothing. Bring it on. We are locked and loaded.

  11. Blizzerd drinks china cum Reply

    85 people killed sad I found this out before the “news” lol.

  12. K G Reply

    Iran is desperately begging for a MOAB

  13. John Brown Reply


  14. Shafici Cabdi Reply

    I wish iran should win the game

    • Zohre M Reply

      hope to God. Thankfull

  15. Ban Pls Reply

    This was is sponsored by Raid shadow legends

  16. burn Reply

    Just now he didn’t answer the question from him and tell the situation wow what a smart

  17. Willows Reply

    Iran fighting America..
    War zone:
    Iraq 😐

  18. Okky Handayani Reply

    Ok. Now what…?

  19. Junior Romano Reply

    Just to remind your trump, you cannot win multifront wars ahead. China and russia including turkey will take side with iran. Not to mention iraq, syria and lebanon. You already losing ground in post ISIS that you created as your evil scheme in the first are done, uncle sam.

  20. Shahabudin Badruddin Reply

    The Vietcongs chased out the Americans only using basic firearms…🤔…

  21. vinto34 Reply

    Old men get to start a war…young men get to die in a war.

  22. Harsh arora Reply

    USA must think twice before going to war with Iran. Which is small rat the 2 big cats are helping this rat one is Russia and other is China.
    Usa must think to indirectly fight cats instead wasting power on small rat.

  23. PV ANKOLA Reply

    Well done death to America

    • Zohre M Reply

      👍👍👍Iran hates war. But criminal America is looking for war. It brings nations into conflict. It assassinates scientists.

  24. Zackary Kilby Reply

    This is to make Trump do what he said and make the us the bad guys. It’s not their retaliation it makes no sense they killed nobody of importance like they vowed to do.

  25. petar1205 Reply

    Greytings from Yugoslavia

  26. Real Justice Reply

    Great shot

  27. JhazzElixir Reply

    thats why no people trust muslim
    rest and peace for this event

  28. Mohammad kadir Khan Reply

    BEGINNING OF END OF WORLD,, I’m ready to go stone age after world war 3

  29. Mosharof Khan Reply

    Good like lran

  30. Rothschild killed JFK Reply

    Where U.S. Troops Are occupying fixed ur title

  31. Khemay Ann Reply

    No war no money

  32. Aldred Tawasil Reply

    step down american troops in Iraq,america are invaders ,oppressor,and transgressor. america is not middle east.

  33. Aldred Tawasil Reply

    america is not a policy of middle east. they are trouble maker among Arabs people. shame on america!!

  34. Александр Иванов Reply

    Bravo Iran💪 stop fu… g usa fachism… All World have usa!!!

  35. Александр Иванов Reply

    Russians ready 🇷🇺 www3 Open girls 😁

  36. bobby Reply

    There has been casualties. But they are not reporting it. All arab news agencies reported that there are several hundred U.S. personnel have been killed. All the families of the soldiers have been told not to make it public right away in the event of loosing loved ones !

  37. clear sky Reply

    Trump should be removed from office and bring US troops back home. No one wants to die

  38. Langgeng T Reply

    Wiiih keren

  39. make good Reply

    America gonna hit Iran now. Because they attacked the base in Iraq.

  40. kbablu kumar Reply

    World is fed up with Israel and usa

  41. zSmasher Reply

    There is no Doubt that animals are more smart and intelligent than us humans , Soldiers fight for no reason , just for the rich to live their pleasure life , for the rich and politics war is like a game of chess , and they are using soldiers to play and have fun . 👏 well done

  42. Priya Singh Rajput Reply

    😂😂😂😂😂LOL American 🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸

  43. tutup saling hujat Reply

    The us will launch tomshawks at trgets in iran. Note that I said

  44. Stephen Sencida Reply

    Im waiting for tomorrow response

    • Zohre M Reply

      America scared. There is no answer to Iran

  45. nacho magla Reply

    This people dont think the innocent people must be affected..

  46. Zulfah Nakawungu Reply

    See what America’s greed for oil has landed them into 😂


    But before the attack usa took there troops to Kuwait ..clever usa


    Pray forthe kurds and kurdistan because the base was in Erbil

  49. Francis Hopia Reply

    If your father killed without any reason, what will you do?

  50. warak anda Reply

    Syabas Iran.. May Allah Almighty bless the Iranian people and all the Ummah. Amiin.

  51. sumon fabiha Reply

    America is a most terrorist country in the world.and trump is main terrorist person.

  52. Tawakoli Mohamad Reply

    Thank you IRAN. Thank God

    • Zohre M Reply


  53. EMAN 2004 Reply

    الله يستر

  54. Mona Azimi Reply

    🗽🗽🗽🗽🗽All American 🗽🗽🗽🗽🗽🗽it received today because of foolhardy 👎🏿Trump 👎🏿

  55. matt z Reply

    They might be better off throwing rocks…..😂 The Iranian’s have the latest and greatest “Straight Out Of The 1950’s” I think I have some of those things left over from the 4th of July…. Merica 🇺🇲

  56. BP Rob SB Reply

    The missiles missed
    Hahaha try again IRAN

  57. Boss Sayur Reply

    Use a nuke.. please

  58. Jim Bond Reply

    there is no damage on the bases where’s the footage did they miss all their targets and the media is taking it too far like usual

  59. Randy Randy Reply

    This is just in Poland has surrendered

  60. Chopstik Food Reply

    This target strike is right to Iran against on American air base in Baghdad Donald trump don’t take action again the world want peace war is not🎺

  61. m k Reply

    Why America interfere in every country.

  62. disruptive core Reply

    رئیس جمهور 🇺🇲 ترامپ اوباما ضعیف نیست. رئیس جمهور 🇺🇲 ترامپ یک جنگجوی توانا است که جهان در مدت زمان بسیار طولانی آن را ندیده است. شما حملات موشکی تقلبی خود را انجام داده اید ، اکنون به عقب برگشته و صلح را انتخاب کنید.

  63. Adnan Haider Reply

    America should leave middle East.situation would be settled

  64. samantha mason Reply


  65. Munna prasad Chowdhury Reply

    My self support only USA 🇺🇸

  66. Jagat Djati Reply

    The war could have stopped if Trump could revive General Sulaimani

  67. Ali Ali khan Reply

    Good to see this news

  68. Eugene Mikhnevich Reply


  69. Átila Reply

    1% of this news is true.

  70. Unknown Reply

    Can’t we just send them Trump and go on with our lives?

  71. Ella Huddleston Reply

    Something is going to happen…

  72. Tessa Polancos Reply

    Hahaha.. I wonder what the Iranians had hit by those rockets.. it’s more likely Iraqi civilians are dead than u.s personnel..

  73. Hengki Torpedo Reply

    Good !

  74. Dr. Faith Reply

    Rendition flights, company director kidnapping, putting on Mafia style tariffs on trade and killing foreign nationals at will are all terrorist acts carried out by America on poorer and weaker nations ! It’s got to stop ! Whole world is pleased and supporting Iran in standing up to a bully and it’s cowardly allies !

  75. Island Gem Reply

    @SteveHollingsworth first off your the fool and second hope it’s worth it defending this clown

  76. Snyra Evangelista Reply

    What is the importance of being a leader of every country? Instead of bringing the people for peace, why the others want to brings us in death? Is this the way to become a great and powerful nations. A war to seek revenge? Be a man and act like a man. What Iran strike is a warning. Please bring this talk under diplomacy. Fresh wounds ache but this should be heal in time. I don’t condemn any of this County. I just want them to be smart in every decision they are making. Living in peace with joy and respect in each country is a must to be consider.

  77. Wang K Channel Reply

    Good news for Iran is the Iran over over not good for Iran country they need freedom country and people Iran don’t again very danger country

  78. Carmen Diaz Reply

    How imprecise “News” and how cruel, ignorante and stupid responses! May be “the new rude and gross Trump s way of life! How dreadful, anyway!

  79. Jose Raul Natareno Reply

    WWW3 is coming soon boys get those Nerf guns ready and get ready to be deported from the US to memorate these fallen Patriots

  80. jon Doe Reply

    I think they’re shooting at something in the sky

  81. jon Doe Reply

    New call of duty game the fight Iran

  82. Abdullah T Reply

    Hey dear Chica try writing to ur POTUS & pukin- putin baby killers! Khomeniac & his suicide jihadists!
    Oh. BTW- to zionbank who PAYS Milit. Indus. Comp., CIA/Mossad (art sch. who nitrite-blasted demolition of WTC/Wall st.- KILT & ROBBED 333+ bankers of 99+ billion gold & 3333+ nice Shoppers, tourists, fire & cops. & STOLE INSURANCE $$ Billions!!

  83. Mahendra s Jain Reply

    Why embassy staff still in iraq !!!

  84. pulling faces Reply

    Say goodbye to your sons and daughters

  85. Rachelle Smith Reply

    Trump has never mentioned how they are going to pay for the war with Iran?

  86. Zainal Abidin Reply

    Good move by Iran.

  87. MRT warriorS Reply

    Finally we have the chance to destroy iran,m from INDIA and i really wish AMERICA destroys IRAN 🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥

  88. Fred Houston Reply

    This just keeps on going an going an going on smh
    God Bless America

  89. Black Drop Reply

    America wants some of that Muslim Oil is that it ?

  90. Majid Ali Khan Reply

    These both countries successfully fooled the whole world with this fake drama war conflict. What type of attack was this where all US troops were already evacuated from that place also where was the US missile defense system??? USA just gave the face saving to Iran govt after killing their general 😉

  91. Umar Abdullah Reply




  93. J J Reply

    The war is coming of Jesus for his people.Final days People !!!

    Jesus is the only way to heaven !!!!!

    His return from heaven will be personal, visible and glorious, a blessed hope for which we should constantly watch and pray.
    Before He establishes His kingdom on earth, Jesus will come for His Church, an event commonly referred to as the “Rapture.” At that time the dead in Christ will be raised and living Christians will be caught up to meet the Lord in the air and be with Him forever. In this resurrection, those who have died in Christ will have their redeemed souls and spirits united with a body similar to Christ’s glorified body. Christians living at the time of this event will not die, but will be changed to be like Christ. This expectation is a motivation for holy living, as well as a source of comfort. No man knows the day or the hour when this will take place.
    After the Rapture of the Church, Christians will be brought before the judgment seat of Christ. He will reward them on the basis of the works they have accomplished. This is not a judgment to determine their salvation but a reward for labor on Christ’s behalf.
    The Rapture will also inaugurate a period that the Bible characterizes as the “great day of His wrath,” “the great tribulation” and the “time of Jacob’s trouble.
     This time of unprecedented difficulty will affect Israel and all nations. Its purpose will be to prepare Israel for her Messiah.
    At the end of the Tribulation, Jesus Christ will return with the hosts of heaven as well as the Church to establish the Messianic Kingdom on earth. His Kingdom will last for a thousand years. At this Second Coming, the Antichrist will be cast into the Lake of Fire and Satan will be bound for a thousand years. The nations and their representatives will be judged. Israel will be restored to her land, never more to be removed. Christ will reign with firmness and equity. His kingdom will be marked by material and spiritual blessing, since the curse upon the earth will be removed.
    The Messianic kingdom will close with apostasy and rebellion.God will crush this uprising in the last battle of the ages and Satan will be thrown into the lake of fire. All those who rejected the Word of God will be resurrected.They will be judged by Christ and cast into the lake of fire, the place where they will suffer final and everlasting punishment.
    After this judgment there will be a new heaven and a new earth, where righteousness is the norm. There will be a new Jerusalem and the everlasting presence of God among all the redeemed

    Repent from your sin , and come to Jesus.
    Do today ,because tomorrow can be late.

  94. Robert Morris Reply

    Fake news.

  95. HellsSgt Reply

    In your marks ! …. ready, set……gooooo! …..WAR BEGINS!

  96. Gary McDaniel Reply

    Iran’s nuclear test gone wrong.
    One million people will die

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