Iran missile strike: US now says 11 troops were treated for concussion symptoms

Trump and military initially said no service members were hurt in retaliatory strike over Suleimani killing

The United States treated 11 of its troops for symptoms of concussion after an Iranian missile attack on an Iraqi base where US forces were stationed, the US military said on Thursday, after initially saying no service members were hurt.

The attack was retaliation for a US drone strike in Baghdad on 3 January that killed Qassem Suleimani, the commander of the elite Quds force of Iran’s Revolutionary Guard.

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