34 US troops diagnosed with brain injuries after Iran missile strike – Pentagon

The Pentagon has said 34 US troops were diagnosed with traumatic brain injuries suffered in this month’s Iranian missile strike on an Iraqi air base.

Half of the troops have returned to their military duties, it added.

Seventeen of the 34 are still under medical observation, said Jonathan Hoffman, the chief Pentagon spokesman.

President Donald Trump had initially said he was told that no troops had been injured in the January 8 strike.

The military said...
source: Wandsworth Guardian

2020-01-24 20:11
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