[size=52]The White House: Trump has seen reports of attacks on an air base in Iraq[/size]
White House spokeswoman Stephanie Gresham said on Tuesday that President Donald Trump had seen reports of an attack on US facilities in Iraq and was following the situation.
[size=45]"We are aware of reports of attacks on US facilities in Iraq," Gresham said in a statement. The President was briefed as he closely monitored the situation and was consulting with his national security team. ”[/size]
[size=45]A US official told Reuters that rockets were fired at the Iraqi Ain al-Assad air base, which hosts US forces. It was not immediately clear the extent of the damage or losses amid escalating tensions between Washington and Tehran following the killing of Iranian military commander Qassem Soleimani in a US strike on Friday.[/size]