Two rockets hit near US embassy in Baghdad

Two rockets hit near US embassy in Baghdad
Two of the rockets landed near the US embassy inside Baghdad's Green Zone. (AFP/File photo)
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Updated 21 January 2020

Two rockets hit near US embassy in Baghdad

Two rockets hit near US embassy in Baghdad

BAGHDAD: Three Katyusha rockets fell on Tuesday inside Baghdad's Green Zone which houses government buildings and foreign missions, Iraqi police sources told Reuters.
The three rockets were launched from Zafaraniyah district outside Baghdad, the sources said, adding that two rockets landed near the US embassy.