BEIRUT: Syria on Friday condemned a lethal US air strike on Iran-backed militias in its far east as a foul omen from the administration of latest US President Joe Biden.
The US stated it carried out the strikes in a single day at a Syria-Iraq border management level utilized by Iran-backed teams, destroying “a number of services” in retaliation for a spate of rocket assaults focusing on its troops in Iraq.
A conflict monitor stated no less than 22 fighters have been killed within the operation that struck three vans loaded with munitions coming from Iraq close to the Syrian frontier city of Albu Kamal.
It was the primary US army motion focusing on such teams since Biden took workplace 5 weeks in the past and got here simply as Washington had opened the door to resuming negotiations with Tehran over its nuclear programme. “US raids focused “infrastructure utilised by Iranian-backed militant teams in Syria”.