According to a security source, American forces delivered military reinforcements to the Ain al-Asad facility west of Anbar on Monday.
According to the source, “the American forces sent large military reinforcements, carried on trucks, and arrived at the Ain Al-Assad base in the Al-Baghdadi district of Hit district, west of Anbar, without knowing the real reasons behind this measure, which coincided with the increased targeting of the base building with attacks.” missiles and drones during the current week.”
“The reinforcements that arrived at the base building include Braddam tanks and military equipment,” he stated, adding that “these reinforcements may be transferred from the Ain al-Assad base to the Syrian al-Tanf port base, as the American forces do not require them.”
He went on to say, “The security forces stationed at Ain al-Assad base do not have any information about the reasons for the arrival of these reinforcements, but they suggested that it may be an increase in the security fortifications on the base building.”
The Iraqi Islamic Resistance claimed responsibility for targeting American bases in Ain al-Assad and Harir in Iraqi Kurdistan on Wednesday (October 18, 2023), while American forces vowed more operations, emphasizing that they would not stand by and watch the genocide against Palestinians in Gaza.