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Four missiles hit the Baghdad Green Zone

June 18, 2020

Al Arabiya said four rockets hit the green zone of Baghdad, the part of Iraq’s fortified capital that houses the headquarters of the main foreign ministries and embassies, early Thursday.

According to the newspaper mentioned above, the Katiusha rockets hit near the US embassy, ​​and after the attack, helicopters flew over the Green Zone. There are currently no records of victims or damage.

The Green Zone has been the target of numerous projectile attacks since the beginning of the year as tensions between Washington and Tehran increased.

Four missiles hit the Baghdad Green ZoneFour missiles hit the Baghdad Green Zone

The Iranian army bombed two US-based bases on January 8 in retaliation for the death of General Qasem Soleimani, commander of the Quds Force of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard, who was bombed by the United States on January 3. a drone in Baghdad.