Its statement said eight Katyusha-type rockets landed on Al-Balad airbase, wounding two Iraqi officers and two airmen.
A volley of rockets slammed into an Iraqi airbase north of Baghdad where USA forces have been based, wounding four local troops, the Iraqi military said on Sunday.
At least four Iraqi soldiers have been injured in mortar shelling targeting Al-Balad airbase housing American troops.
The Pentagon's top watchdog painted a gloomy picture in November about the five-year-old fight against ISIL, warning the USA withdrawal from Syria and subsequent Turkish offensive had let the organization regroup and strengthened its ability to plan attacks against the West.
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Virginia continued to apply pressure as Huff and Clark scored points inside the paint, extending the unanswered run to 12 points. Virginia trailed by eight early in the second half but used a 15-2 run to go ahead 35-30 with 12:03 to play.
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On January 8, Iran launched missile attacks against two such bases in Iraq in retaliation for an earlier USA drone strike that killed top Iranian military commander, Major General Qasem Soleimani.
It did not state immediately if any death was recorded from the incident, but said the Iraqi military confirmed the attacks, but did not give much details. The strike meant to reduce the chances of an armed conflict with Iran President Donald Trump, and Defense Secretary Mark Esper said.
Federal opposition parties are divided over whether Canada should press ahead with its five-year-old mission in Iraq or start bringing home its soldiers, some of whom were forced to take cover last week from Iranian ballistic missiles as tensions in the region escalated.
"What the president said was, he believed that it probably and could've been attacks against additional embassies", Esper told CBS News' "Face the Nation". "So I think this has been a Washington thing-when we tell the American people there was exquisite intelligence and there was going to be an attack on Americans, we had to stop that".