Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said in an address to his nation "we slapped them (Americans) on the face last night" with a missile strike “but military action is not enough.”

He spoke hours after the strike at military bases in Iraq used by US forces. The strike was in retaliation for the killing of Iran's top military commander in Baghdad Qassem Soleimani, whom he called a "great, brave, warrior".

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