[size=36]The Embassy of Washington issued a statement regarding targeting a military base near Baghdad Airport[/size]
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The US embassy in Baghdad, on Saturday, issued a statement regarding attacks against a military base in Iraq.
The US embassy said, in a statement received by / Mawazine News / a copy of it: "Recently, Iranian agents carried out several attacks against bases where the Iraqi security forces are present alongside members of the American forces and the international coalition."
She added: "On December 9, they launched a missile attack on an Iraqi facility located in the compound of Baghdad International Airport, wounding five Iraqi soldiers, two of them in serious condition, followed by another missile attack on the airport on December 11."
She continued: "We are praying for these brave Iraqi soldiers and we hope they recover quickly and completely from their wounds."
The embassy stressed, "The United States will continue to work hand in hand with our Iraqi partners, including the Iraqi security forces, who have played a pivotal role in restoring Iraqi sovereignty from ISIS, but we should also take this opportunity to remind Iran's leaders that any attacks on their part, Or by their agents, whatever their identity, harming the Americans, our allies, or our interests, will be answered by a decisive American response. "
She stressed that "Iran must respect the sovereignty of its neighbors and immediately stop providing aid and support to third parties in Iraq and throughout the region." Ended 29 / A 43