Iranian Missiles in Iraq- Katyushas Fired in Northern Lebanon
US forces found a hidden stash of Iranian missiles aimed at a US base in Iraq this week–
Dan Riehl reported that- “US armed forces in Iraq uncovered a field containing 50 Iranian-made rocket launchers, all aimed at a US army base.”
Meanwhile… Ya Libnan reported that 11 Katyusha rockets were fired on villages in northern Lebanon on Friday from the northern Palestinian refugee camp of Nahr al-Bared.
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More Lebanon… Eli Khourey has more on the current climate in Lebanon in the Boston Globe.
Eli Khorey insists: “The United States and the international community must help sustain Lebanon’s sovereignty and democratic progress.”
Today was supposed to be the day that “the volatile political climate in the country will deteriorate” according to warnings earlier in the week. Syria asked their citizens to leave Lebanon in anticipation of violence.
Update: Confederate Yankee has photos of the Iranian missile launches aimed at the US base in Iraq.
Update 2: Related News- Sunni extremists from Saudi Arabia make up half of the foreign fighters in Iraq, many suicide bombers, a U.S. official said this week –LA Times.