Connect with us

The Light News

The Light News

Trump Rockets target Baghdad’s Green Zone for second successive night


Uncategorized

Trump Rockets target Baghdad’s Green Zone for second successive night

Trump Rockets target Baghdad’s Green Zone for second successive night

Trump
Six Katyusha rockets fell in Baghdad, including three inside the capital’s heavily fortified Green Zone housing government buildings and foreign missions, the Iraqi military said.
The three other rockets fell in the nearby Jadriya area, the military’s statement said on Sunday.
Police sources said six people were wounded in the attacks.
Witnesses told AFP news agency two rockets hit near the US embassy in Iraq’s capital hours after the ambassador was summoned over the US attack that killed Qassem Soleimani on Friday.
Sunday’s attack was the second night in a row that the Green Zone was hit and the 14th time over the last two months that US installations have been targeted.
A third rocket simultaneously hit a family home outside the Green Zone, wounding four, medical sources told AFP.
More to follow

Breaking: Multiple rockets land in #Baghdad green zone near the #USEmbassy. Sirens from the US embassy can be heard for a few kilometers.We felt the impact on the outer edge of the green zone.
— Osama Bin Javaid (@osamabinjavaid) January 5, 2020

Real Life. Real News. Real Voices

Help us tell more of the stories that matter

Become a founding member

SOURCE:
News agencies

Subscribe to the newsletter news

We hate SPAM and promise to keep your email address safe

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

To Top