- The Washington Times - Friday, February 26, 2021

President Biden said Friday he authorized airstrikes against Iranian-backed militia in Syria to send a message that Tehran “can’t act with impunity.”

“You can’t act with impunity,” Mr. Biden told reporters on a trip to Texas. “Be careful.”

U.S. forces on Thursday struck a location in Syria used by Iranian-backed militia groups, in response to recent rocket attacks on American forces in the region.

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