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  • US 'likely' to deploy anti-missile system to protect American troops in Iraq

    The Pentagon is likely deploying a missile-defense system to Iraq in response to Iran’s ballistic missile attack on an Iraqi base housing American troops earlier this month, U.S. defense officials tell Fox News.

    Fox News
  • Rockets strike US Embassy in Baghdad, US official says

    (CNN) -- Three rockets struck the US Embassy in Baghdad on Sunday, a US official told CNN. The official said one person was injured in the attack, but that the injury was minor and the individual had since returned to duty. A State Department spokesperson said Sunday evening that they "are aware of reports of rockets landing in the International Zone," but did not address the US embassy itself. The State Department did not respond to a query as to whether any embassy employees were...
  • Rocket attack strikes US Embassy in Baghdad

    A rocket attack targeting the US embassy in Baghdad resulted in one rocket striking a dining hall on the compound on Sunday, reports said. Three rockets were fired at the embassy, a senior Iraqi official told AFP, with one rocket hitting the dining hall and two others landing nearby. A US official also confirmed to

    New York Post
  • US embassy in Baghdad hit by rocket attack

    Three out of five rockets fired on Sunday directly hit the US embassy in Iraq’s capital, a security source told AFP, including one that slammed into a cafeteria at dinner time.

    The Telegraph
  • Three rockets hit US embassy in Baghdad

    BAGHDAD: Three rockets slammed into the US embassy in Iraq’s capital on Sunday in the first direct hit reported after months of close calls, as thousands kept up anti-government sit-ins across the country. The attack marked a dangerous escalation in the spree of rocket attacks in recent months that have targeted the embassy or Iraqi military bases where American troops are deployed. None of the attacks has been claimed but Washington has repeatedly blamed Iran-backed military factions in Iraq.

    Arab News
  • Rockets hit near US embassy in Baghdad

    Three rockets fell near the US embassy in Baghdad on Tuesday, local time, according to reports. The Katyusha rockets hit inside the Iraqi capital’s Green Zone, which houses government buildings and foreign missions, Iraqi police sources told Reuters. No casualties were immediately reported. Sirens could be heard blaring in the area after the missiles made

    New York Post
  • Rockets hit US embassy in Baghdad amid protests

    There are reports that three people were injured when rockets hit the embassy in the Iraqi capital.

    BBC News