Rockets Hit Iraq Airbase Hosting US Forces, No Casualties Reported
Wednesday, January 15, 2020, 8:00 AM
Katyusha rockets targeted an Iraqi airbase north of Baghdad hosting US-led coalition forces, the Iraqi military said on Tuesday, in the latest attack on installations where American troops are deployed. The statement from Iraq's military did not say how many rockets had hit Camp Taji but reported that there were no casualties.
At Least 13 Dead As Iraqi Forces Open Fire At Protesters
Wednesday, November 6, 2019, 8:23 AM
Iraqi security forces shot dead atleast 13 protesters in the past 24-hours, abandoning weeks of comparative restraint to unleash live gunfire in a bid to crush demonstrations against the political parties that control the government. More than 260 Iraqis have been killed in demonstrations since the start of October against a government they see as corrupt and beholden to foreign interests, above all Iran.