Biden is coming in. The pressure is off. Time for the mullahs to flex their muscles.
“Middle East: Dozens of American bases are ‘targeted’ by Iran,” by Boyko Nikolov, BulgarianMilitary.com, January 9, 2021:
BEIRUT, (BM) – Dozens of American bases located in various parts of the Middle East are at the forefront of the Iranian military and could be attacked. Retired Lebanese General Amin Mohamed Hoteit expressed this opinion in an interview with the Tasnim news agency. According to the general, 65,000 US troops stationed at 54 military bases are under daily threat from Iranian strikes.
Amin Mohamed Hoteit is a former brigadier general in the Lebanese forces. He is currently a lecturer at a Lebanese university. According to him, Iran has shown opportunities to attack military bases in the Washington area after the attack on the Ain Al-Assad airbase located in Iraq.
The fact that Iran has managed to strike a base of this size (Ayn al-Assad – ed.) only shows that the Islamic Republic has its operational capabilities to carry out other similar attacks against other military bases, the former brigadier general said in an interview.
Amin Mohammed Hoteit believes that American soldiers there already have “planted fear” in their heads after the Ain Al-Assad airbase attack. This fear is causing by the realization that the American soldier can not always react, despite the weapons equipment. According to the general, a vital role in the successful attack on the airbase plays the decision to fire missiles from Iran.
Speaking again about the fear of American soldiers, Hoteit stressed President Trump’s political speech. The US president promised security after the assassination of Iranian General Qassem Soleimani, but the Pentagon had not provided such protection, Hoteit said. “Tehran has military capabilities and potential that could successfully use to accurately defeat any American target, despite the” excellent “American air defense systems,” the Lebanese brigadier general concluded….