On Thursday, a self-destructing drone attacked a coalition base in northeast Syria, crashing it right into a constructing, killing an American contractor and wounding 5 members of the U.S. navy in addition to one other contractor.
The Pentagon stated the drone was of “Iranian origin.”
So in response, Protection Sec. Lloyd Austin ordered retaliatory strikes in opposition to amenities in Syria that had been linked to the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC).
“The airstrikes had been performed in response to…