Rocket attack on Iraqi airbase where US defense company operates

Rocket attack on Iraqi airbase where US defense company operates

The Guardian

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  • One wounded at base where US firm services Iraqi warplanes
  • Little-known Shia militant group claims responsibility

At least four rockets struck an airbase in Balad, north of Baghdad, on Saturday, the Iraqi military said in a statement. Other officials said one person was wounded at the base where a US defense company services combat aircraft.

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