You have a choice. You can take Reuters as what is Right and Trueand just put all this into the back-and-beyond of your mind.
...Or you can try to join the dots and although the particular details may be wrong the world has been on the verge of war for some time and it has to happen eventually bar some amazing intevention from we-no-not-where.
US Attacks Hezbollah in
Iraq; Iran-Proxies fire
Rockets at US Base in Iraq -
Pompeo and Esper fly to Mar-
a-lago to Brief President
"Time to hit Iran Directly"
Will It Be War? US Airstrikes Hit Iran-Backed Militias As Pentagon Warns More Military Action Coming