Iranian Regime Posts Fake Photo of Bombing at Al-Assad Airbase — Photo Is from Gaza in 2019!
Iranians were heard shouting, “Allahu Akbar!” as the missiles were fired off.
As reported earlier by Kristinn Taylor Iran fired off several missiles at US bases in Iraq on Tuesday following the funeral of Qassem Soleimani.
A journalist from Iran’s Tasmin News Agnecy posted a photo of a missile launch with the translated caption, “Urgent /// Bismillah al-Rahman al-Rahim begins to avenge the firing of Iranian ballistic missiles at the Iraqi base in Iraq, which is home to US forces.”
— Mahdi Bakhtiari (@Mahdiibakhtiari) January 7, 2020
The Iranian regimes official news agency Fars News reported on the missile attacks calling it “hard revenge” for Soleimani’s death.
The Iranian Students News Agency (IRNA) posted an alleged photo of Al-Assad Airbase.
— Faisal Maramazi (@fmaramazi) January 7, 2020
The photo is actually from a 2019 report on Gaza.
The photo is NOT from al-Assad airbase.
Via Heshmat Alavi.
Iranian state media are posting this image claiming missiles have struck Ain Al Assad.
This is image is from Gaza. pic.twitter.com/zT0qC7OOsF
— Heshmat Alavi (@HeshmatAlavi) January 7, 2020