On several levels….
The US goes after Iran proxies…..
This offers help to Iraq ‘s military….
This WILL BE seen by the Afghan military….
Iran takes it on the chin….
Iran needs to get the US and the West to agree to help it financially by lifting the sanctions against it….
THAT won’t happen until the new leadership in Iran stops it’s nuclar weapons program….
Oh, and President Biden above ALL?
Does a military flex for the world to see….
(And the Taliban who aren’t gonna stop this actions)
The United States carried out three airstrikes early Monday morning in Iraq and Syria against weapons storage facilities used by Iranian-backed militias that in recent weeks have conducted armed drone strikes against locations where the American military is, the Pentagon said on Sunday.
“At President Biden’s direction, U.S. military forces earlier this evening conducted defensive precision airstrikes against facilities used by Iran-backed militia groups in the Iraq-Syria border region,” the Pentagon spokesman, John F. Kirby, said in a statement.
Mr. Kirby said the facilities struck were used by Iranian-backed militias, including Kata’ib Hezbollah and Kata’ib Sayyid al-Shuhada, to carry out drone strikes against places where Americans were located.
The strikes were the second time that President Biden has ordered the use of force in the region….