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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 


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