Two rockets impact at Baghdad International Airport, second time in the last week

Map. History of Iraq conflict

27 February 2020
2 month ago
15 Katyusha rockets hit Qayyarah Military Airport in northern Iraq that houses US troops and wounded 3 Iraqi Air Force soldiers, Security officials in Mosul told CNN
Two rockets impact at Baghdad International Airport, second time in the last week
Senior US military official said that attacks by Iranian-backed groups on bases hosting US forces in Iraq were gathering pace and becoming more sophisticated, pushing all sides closer to an uncontrollable escalation: Reuters
Protesters surround the Ministry of Oil building in the center of the capital, Baghdad, and prevent employees from leaving.
Prime Minister @masrour_barzani led a Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Council of Ministers meeting on Wednesday, where lawmakers discussed a pension reform bill as well as other topics.
Iraqi Ministry of Defense: Securing the borders with Syria is done in coordination with the PMU
Federal Police near Dibis were exposed to an attack by ISIS elements earlier tonight
2 month ago
US Central Command: We will not allow any attacks targeting our forces, coalition forces in Iraq, or even their military installations
Iraqi security forces fire tear gas at demonstrators near the Al-Ahrar Bridge in central Baghdad
Najaf police chief warns of "malicious parties" trying to stoke security in the province
Protesters block the main gate to the Al-Shunafiyah refinery in Al-Diwaniyah governorate
The Iraqi president calls on demonstrators and politicians to cooperate in choosing the prime minister
#IraqProtests near Al-Sinak bridge, Baghdad.
Near Al Jumhuriyah bridge, Baghdad
Large numbers of demonstrators flocked to the Tahrir Square in central Baghdad
Thousands of tribes from the middle Euphrates entered the Tahrir Square in Baghdad
Iraqi Security Forces fired live shots at protesters in Umm Qasr, Basra province, at least 5 injured.
US military believes that Iran is behind a series of increasingly sophisticated rocket attacks on joint U.S.-Iraq military facilities in Iraq
Demonstration at Tahrir square in Baghdad
U.S. Embassy in Baghdad says citizens should be alert about demonstrations
The police chief of Karbala province announces the highest alert level in all military units
Asa'ib al-Haq(AAH) militia leader threatens: Tomorrow's demonstrations will see the as many deaths and destruction as possible
Iraq summons 4 Western envoys for condemnation of protest attacks
Iraq National Security Council decides to withdraw all PMU units from Baghdad and prevent the movement of any faction from it from its positions except with prior approval
US military officials confirm four rockets landed around Baghdad Intl Airport last night. That makes nine rocket attacks on or near Iraqi facilities hosting American troops in less than two months
U.S. DoD officials say no US troops moved from Jordan to Iraq and the earlier reports are incorrect
2 month ago
Nearly 500 US military vehicles entered Iraq through Jordan
Mourners in Najaf this weekend carrying the coffin of Iraq photographer Ahmed Mhanna who was killed during protests in Baghdad. @AFP photo
4 (Katyusha) rockets hit a military base near Baghdad international airport, wounding 6 members of Iraqi security forces - Security Media Cell (statement).
Two rockets targeted Iraqi Counter Terrorism office at Baghdad Airport last night. Five members of ICT were wounded, two of them are in critical conditions.
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