The U.S. president's critics have suggested he is using brinkmanship with Iran to distract from his impeachment but Washington says its actions were to protect American lives.
"Army Recruiting Command has received multiple calls and emails about these fake text messages and wants to ensure Americans understand these texts are false," military officials said.
Elizabeth Warren acknowledged that recently killed Iranian General Qasem Soleimani was a "terrorist" after being pressed Tuesday by 'The View' host Meghan McCain to explain her opposition to the strike.
"And to my Democratic colleagues: Every commander in chief has the inherent authority to protect our troops in the field. He had all the authorization he needs," Graham said during an appearance on 'Hannity' Friday.
Republicans applauded Trump for his swift response after the attack on the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad, but Democrats were furious and worry the U.S. could be dragged into another Middle East war.
The animated video, titled "Saudi Strike Force," has been played nearly a million times on YouTube.
Resumed offensive scores significant victory in battle to retake Sunni-majority city.
No way in or out of city for ISIS militants as forces secure surrounding towns and roads.
U.S. General Martin Dempsey said that without Iranian backing, it was unlikely Iraqi forces would be able retake cities from ISIS.