Los Angeles Times
+ Your AuthorsArchive @latimes Bringing L.A. to the world and the world to L.A. Subscribe now: membership.latimes.com/ Jan. 08, 2020 1 min read

Stay updated on the latest developments in Iran:  https://www.latimes.com/world-nation/liveblog/live-updates-iran-missile-strike-us-base 

Slovenia’s defense ministry says its six soldiers stationed in northern Iraq with a German-led training mission will be evacuated after their base came under Iran’s missile attack in retaliation for the U.S. killing of Iran’s top general.  https://www.latimes.com/world-nation/liveblog/live-updates-iran-missile-strike-us-base#slovenia-will-evacuate-soldiers-based-in-iraq 

Hours after launching missiles at two American military bases in Iraq, Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei in a televised address made clear the attack was done to avenge the death of Qassem Suleimani.  https://www.latimes.com/world-nation/liveblog/live-updates-iran-missile-strike-us-base#iran-supreme-leader-said-missiles-were-a-slap-in-comparison-to-suleimani-death 

Commercial airlines on Wednesday rerouted flights crossing the Middle East to avoid possible danger amid escalating tensions between the United States and Iran.  https://www.latimes.com/world-nation/liveblog/live-updates-iran-missile-strike-us-base#commercial-airlines-reroute-flights-amid-mideast-tensions 

President Trump will give a speech on the Iran missile attack at 8:00 am PST/11:00 am EST.  https://www.latimes.com/world-nation/liveblog/live-updates-iran-missile-strike-us-base#president-trump-to-address-nation-this-morning 

You can follow @latimes.


Tip: mention @threader_app on a Twitter thread with the keyword “compile” to get a link to it.

Enjoy Threader? Sign up.

Since you’re here...

... we’re asking visitors like you to make a contribution to support this independent project. In these uncertain times, access to information is vital. Threader gets 1,000,000+ visits a month and our iOS Twitter client was featured as an App of the Day by Apple. Your financial support will help two developers to keep working on this app. Everyone’s contribution, big or small, is so valuable. Support Threader by becoming premium or by donating on PayPal. Thank you.

Follow Threader