War: UK reacts as Iran fires missiles at US troops

The British authorities have reacted to the missile attack on US facilities by Iran on Wednesday.

Britain in its reaction on Wednesday condemned the missile attacks by Iran on Iraqi bases housing coalition military including US and UK forces.

Britain through Foreign Secretary, Dominic Raab, expressed concern over “reports of casualties” from the strikes, Metro UK reports.

“We condemn this attack on Iraqi military bases hosting Coalition – including British forces.

“We are concerned about reports of casualties and use of ballistic missiles,” he said.

The call follows the Iranian missile strike at bases in Iraq used by US forces.

The killing of Iranian army General, Qassem Soleimani has inflamed tensions in the Middle East since Friday after US President gave reasons for his administration.

Iran had vowed severe retaliation.

More than a dozen rockets were fired at two Iraqi military bases hosting US troops on Wednesday.

The missiles were targeted at the Ain al-Assad base in Anbar province and a facility near Erbil’s airport in northern Iraq very early Wednesday morning.

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