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US soldiers ‘were hurt’ in Iran missile attack on Iraq base

Some troops were transported to Germany, while others were moved to Kuwait, reporting symptoms of concussion. Iran fired dozens of missiles on January 8 and it was originally stated that there were no injuries.

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