By Erdogan Cagatay Zontur

ANKARA (AA) – Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) said Wednesday that it targeted Ain al-Asad airbase in Iraq, a facility jointly operated by U.S. and Iraqi forces, with “tens of missiles”.

“In Operation Martyr Soleimani in the early hours of Wednesday, tens of ground-to-ground missiles were fired at the U.S. base and successfully pounded Ain al-Asad Base,” the IRGC said in an official statement.

It said the shelling “is merely the beginning of a series of revenge attacks with no deadline for when it ends,” it said.

“We warn all allied countries of the U.S. that if

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