TV News LIES

Sunday, Apr 21st

Last update02:02:48 AM GMT

You are here News Military Defense & National Security — US targets senior Iranian-backed militia official in Iraq

Defense & National Security — US targets senior Iranian-backed militia official in Iraq

E-mail Print PDF

Military atack IraqThe U.S. said Wednesday it killed a senior commander in Iraq with the Iranian-backed militia group Kata’ib Hezbollah who was involved in planning attacks on American troops.

The commander was killed during a strike that took place around 9:30 p.m. local time, according to U.S. Central Command (CENTCOM).

“The United States will continue to take necessary action to protect our people,” CENTCOM said in a statement. “We will not hesitate to hold responsible all those who threaten our forces’ safety.”

CENTCOM said there were no civilian casualties or collateral damage from the strike.

The strike hit a car in a busy section of eastern Baghdad, killing the commander and two other Kataib Hezbollah officials, according to The Associated Press.

More...

 


Most Recent Related Stories...


Lou Conter, last survivor of the USS Arizona in Pearl Harbor, dies at 102

Lou Conter Lou Conter, the last known survivor of the attack on the USS Arizona in Pearl Harbor,...

Helicopter Carrying National Guard, Border Patrol Members Crashes, Killing 3

e National Guards members die in helicopter crashA helicopter flying over the U.S.-Mexico border in Texas crashed Friday, killing two National Guard soldiers...

After decades of secrecy, the 'Ghost Army' is honored for saving U.S. lives in WWII

Ghost Army of WWII honored Members of the so-called "Ghost Army" used inflatable tanks, phony uniforms, fake rumors and special effects...

US Army sergeant from Fort Campbell accused of selling secrets to China

Sgt. from Fort Campbell charged with spying for ChinaA U.S. Army soldier from Fort Campbell was indicted on charges of selling national defense secrets...
 
America's # 1 Enemy
Tee Shirt
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
TVNL Tee Shirt
 
TVNL TOTE BAG
Conserve our Planet
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
Get your 9/11 & Media
Deception Dollars
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
The Loaded Deck
The First & the Best!
The Media & Bush Admin Exposed!