- Retaliation Begins: Multiple Mortar Attacks On US Presence In Iraq, Hezbollah Warns Security Forces “Stay Away”
by Tyler Durden, https://www.zerohedge.com/
Update: There are unconfirmed reports that US aircraft have attacked Iranian positions near the eastern Syrian city of Al-Bukamal.
Meanwhile, a US surveillance drone was reportedly shot down by Iran’s Popular Mobilization Forces (PMF) in Anbar, however there has been no official confirmation.
* 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 hit by missiles: 3 Iraqi soldiers wounded.
* Explosion heard at Al-Kindi base in Mosul (which houses US troops): no details on injuries yet
* Hezbollah warns Iraqi Security Forces to stay away from US bases.