'US builds 4 bases on Iraq-Iran border'
The bases, equipped with
missile launch pads, have been set up over the past four mont
He added that one of the
bases has been located 30 km (20 miles) from the first border town with
"The bases do not serve military intentions and its staff would not be military personnel."
According to the official,
the bases are only precautionary measures in case of a military strike against
A team consisting of high-profile US marines, the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) alongside Pentagon experts oversee the bases.