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U.S. should expect some form of Iranian retaliation: Pentagon

Reuters Tuesday, 7 January 2020
The United States should expect that Iran will retaliate over the U.S. killing of Iranian military commander Qassem Soleimani, Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Tuesday.
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