6 Jan 2020

No 10 distances itself from Trump threat to Iran cultural sites

Political Editor

With Iran promising revenge, the question of when and where an attack might happen is on the minds of the military here as well as in the US.

Britain has around 400 troops on training missions at 3 bases in Iraq and there are estimated to be one to two hundred special forces troops still operating in northern Syria.

Meanwhile, the Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab spoke to his Iranian counterpart this afternoon.