Communications intercepted by National Security Agency showed Revolutionary Guard discussed targeting Fort McNair base to avenge killing of Iranian General Qasem Soleimani, intelligence officials tell Associated Press.
The warning comes as Iran’s clerical and military rulers blame Israel for the killing of its foremost nuclear scientist Mohsen Fakhrizadeh.
US says "standard visual inspection” of the Iranian passenger plane by two fighter jets in the skies over Syria was meant to ensure the safety of coalition troops in al Tanf as the plane was flying over that area.
Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps destroys replica of US aircraft carrier with missiles during military exercises near Strait of Hormuz, a vital shipping lane for a fifth of global oil output.
Qatar is already blocked from accessing Saudi and Emirati airspace since they implemented a 2017 blockade.
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