Biden Says US Ready to Take “Further Action” Following Attacks by Islamic Republic-Linked Groups

 – U.S. President Joe Biden said in a letter to House Speaker Mike Johnson on Friday that the United States “stands ready to take further action” following attacks by Iran-linked groups against U.S. forces in Iraq and Syria.

Biden’s comments in the letter came after U.S. fighter jets carried out air strikes in eastern Syria on Friday.

US Fighter Jets Strike Syria After Attacks by Islamic Republic-Backed Militia

(Reporting by Dan Whitcomb and Eric Beech; Editing by William Mallard)