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US warning to Iran against any attack on US citizens or installations in Iraq

BAGHDAD, The White House warned Tehran against any attack by its agents in Iraq on US citizens or US installations.

"Washington will respond quickly and firmly to such attacks as they occur," the State Department said in a statement.

The statement also accused the Iranian authorities of not preventing attacks against them recently at the headquarters of the US consulate in the city of Basra in southern Iraq, and the compound of the US Embassy in Baghdad.

Source: National Iraqi News Agency