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Iraq’s Balad Air Base Hosting US Troops Hit by 2 Mortars: Sources

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Thu, 05 Dec 2019 20:17 GMT

A mortar attack against Iraq’s Balad air base, which hosts US troops, took place on Thursday December 5th, as two mortars landed inside it, Reuters reported, citing military sources.

This comes only two days after Ain al-Asad air base, which also hosts US forces, was attacked by five missiles.

The sources said no casualties reported following Thursday’s attack.


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