Official statement from from KRG says six rockets were fired from a region controlled by PMF near Mosul toward Erbil International airport and says they are investigations the incident

Map. History of Iraq conflict

23 October 2020
Tahrir Square tunnel is packed with Iraqi protesters and students marching, as they are celebrating the first anniversary of Iraqi nationwide protests that started back in October 2019
Tahrir Sq. In Baghdad today in the first anniversary of October Revolution
A US defense official called the recent Erbil attack "troubling" because of the number of rockets involved and the possible use of larger-scale weapons
US State Department: There are no assurances about losses in the consulate or American soldiers
Protesters are gathering on Jimhuriyah bridge near Tahrir Square once again after months of being empty to celebrate the first anniversary of Iraqi nationwide protests that started back in October 2019
The Iraqi Army: The vehicle used in launching the missiles was burned
US army's CRAM defence system in Erbil didn't go active tonight as rockets rocket fell far from US-led coalition base in Erbil airport, a US official says
President of KR spoke with Iraq PM and stressed the need for those involved in Erbil rocket attack to be held accountable
Directorate General of Counter Terrorism (CTD) says these vehicles were used by PMU to carry out attack on (near) the Erbil airport
Counterterrorism in Kurdistan: The Iranian-backed crowd fired 6 missiles at Erbil airport
Clashes between Kurdish Peshmerga forces and Iraqi Army units near the checkpoint of Sabhan between Erbil and Mosul. 1 Iraqi soldier injured
The rockets were launched from Sheikh Ameer village (55 km west of Erbil) in Ninawa Plain which is under control of Iran backed militias
The Interior Ministry of Kurdistan: We call on the federal government to take the necessary measures
Kurdistan Region Government threatens to respond to PMF attacks if needed
Iraqi protesters in Tahrir Square already resumed their marches inside the square tonight, as tomorrow is the 1st anniversary of IraqProtests that started back in Oct 2019, which resulted in killing 100s of protesters & wounding 1000s others
Official statement from from KRG says six rockets were fired from a region controlled by PMF near Mosul toward Erbil International airport and says they are investigations the incident
International Coalition: No casualties in the rocket fire accident in Erbil
There is a KDPI camp in Gerdachal just NW of Erbil & close to Erbil Internationsl airport where the coalition have their Patriot Batteries. senior KDPI tells @RudawEnglish no casualties as a result of at least 4 'small' explosions reportedly from rockets
Mosul-Erbil road is closed after targeting an American base
3 Katyusha rockets landed near Erbil International Airport in Kurdistan, Iraq
"Incoming alarm" sounding in military base inside Erbil international airport, hosting US troops after explosions heard, local sources say
3 week ago
A rocket landed inside An Iraqi military base hosts US Army members near Haditha Dam in Anbar western Iraq
Iraqi protesters in Tahrir Square in Baghdad are preparing for the 1st anniversary of the nationwide protests that started back in October 2019, which resulted in killing hundreds of protesters & wounding thousands. Even Tuk Tuks are back to the square.
3 week ago
"An unknown rocket rocket hits US military base in Al-Anbar Iraq" local sources report
Iraq Foreign Minister @Fuad_Hussein1 tells press conference US has made an 'initial decision' to close Baghdad embassy, says he fears others could follow. Emphasizes Iraq trying to reverse the decision by improving security
Iraqi Foreign Minister: Targeting of foreign missions is targeting Iraq
Iraqi PM Al-Kazemi, while receiving 25 ambassadors: We are keen to limit weapons to the hands of the state
The Iraqi President congratulates the Emir of Kuwait, Nawaf Al-Ahmad, on his assumption of the reins of power
Iraq: launching a search and search operation to pursue ISIS remnants
Colonel Wayne Marotto: We will continue to provide intelligence information to Iraqi forces in the war on ISIS
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