Iran launched airstrikes against ISIS in Iraq, Pentagon says


#1

WASHINGTON – The Pentagon says that Iran has launched airstrikes against Islamic State militants in eastern Iraq.
Rear Adm. John Kirby says the U.S. believes this may be the first time Tehran has launched manned aircraft from inside Iran to strike targets in Iraq.foxnews.com/world/2014/12/03/iran-launched-airstrikes-against-isis-in-iraq-pentagon-says/?intcmp=latestnews


#2

In no way is this surprising. Iran has also admitted that it has ground forces in Iraq.

As far back as 2008, it was easy to predict that Obama’s election would turn the central Middle East into a battleground between Sunni extremists and Iran. As so it has.


#3

Messy foreign policy is what happens when America elects a democrat to the White House. :yup:


#4

A more detailed account theguardian.com/world/2014/dec/03/iran-bombs-isis-in-iraq-says-us


#5

Getting hotter and hotter.

:sad_yes:


#6

I see a double message. Iran did airstrikes and Tehran says Iran not cooperating with Washington. So who are we to believe.


#7

Neither.

Even a spider couldn’t create such a complicated web.


#8

That is a good way of looking at it! :thumbsup:


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