Thursday, March 4, 2021

Tag: Explosions Reported Near US Embassy & Balad Airbase In Baghdad

Explosions Reported Near US Embassy & Balad Airbase In Baghdad, Several Wounded

from ZeroHedge:

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: 3 Iraqi soldiers wounded.

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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.