Iraqi media: security forces found a missile launcher in central Baghdad

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11 May 2021
US takes what happened in Baghdad very seriously- State Dep. official
US will hold Iran accountable if any of these attacks were carried out by pro-Iran militias. Washington will respond to Iran accordingly - State Dep. Official
The rocket launch pad used to launch a rocket against the Green zone in Baghdad tonight targeting the U.S Embassy. This was placed jn the service road in front of the Technological university in Baghdad
Iraqi police confirm US embassy not hit by rocket attack, search for suspects and rocket launcher ongoing.
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The Iraqi delegation just got up and left the room halfway through the Opec+ JMMC press conference in Jeddah
Iraqi media: security forces found a missile launcher in central Baghdad
A security source has told the BBC that a Katyusha rocket landed in an abandoned building belonging to a security company in Baghdad's Green Zone. It is close to the US embassy. The source said it is understood the rocket was fired into the Green Zone from eastern Baghdad.
It's old information
Iranian-backed Shiite militia affiliated Aletejah TV release first footage of rocket attack on US Embassy in Baghdad
Security forces: the missile, which landed in the Green Zone was launched from the Ghadir area in Baghdad
A rocket was launched 10 minutes ago possibly toward the U.S embassy in Baghdad. Launch location the Amana bridge in Baghdad. Blast was loud and us embassy warning all to take cover
Security forces begin a combing operation in the Green Zone of Baghdad
Reactive artillery rocket hits central Baghdad
An explosion in central Baghdad is heard
Baghdad: Diplomatic sources say the blast occurred near the Green Zone, which includes government buildings and embassies
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Iraqi forces launch a military operation against ISIS sleeper cells in  villages of Baaj district in  Nineveh governorate.  Iraq1 year ago
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