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Multiple Mortar Attacks On US Presence In Iraq, Hezbollah Warns Security Forces “Stay Away”

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Update: There are unconfirmed reports that US aircraft have attacked Iranian positions near the eastern Syrian city of Al-Bukamal.

 

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Summary:

 

Multiple ‘Katyusha’ unguided missiles/mortars fired into two regions near Baghdad.

 

Green Zone neighborhood in Baghdad, comes under mortar shell attack: 5 ppl wounded.

 

Balad airbase (hosts US troops) near Baghdad hit by missiles: 3 Iraqi soldiers wounded.

 

Explosion heard at Al-Kindi base in Mosul (which houses US troops): no details on injuries yet

 

Hezbollah warns Iraqi Security Forces to stay away from US bases.

As 1000s march in the streets of Baghdad to moutn the death of Soleimani, Al-Arabiya (and other local news sources) report rockets have landed in the heavily fortified Green Zone in Baghdad, where the US Embassy (among other things) is located.

Witnesses told Reuters that an explosion was heard in the Iraqi capital, Baghdad

Dozens of US Apache helicopters seen overhead…

President Rouhani reportedly threatened a “lightning strike” against America…

Additionally, there are now reports that multiple rockets have struck Balad Airbase, located just north of Baghdad, that hosts US troops…

Meanwhile, Iraqi police have opened fire at armed PMU militiamen during the funeral procession.

via zerohedge

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