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Air strikes, targeting, Iraqi militia, kill six

Air strikes targeting Iraqi militia kill six

01 January, 2020 9:34 am 9:34 am

BAGHDAD (Reuters) – Air strikes targeting Iraq’s Popular Mobilisation Forces umbrella grouping of Iran-backed militias near camp Taji north of Baghdad have killed six people and critically wounded three, an Iraqi army source said late on Friday. Two of the three vehicles making up a militia convoy were found burned, the source said, as well … Read More

US embassy, Baghdad, evacuated, protesters, denounce, air strikes

US embassy in Baghdad evacuated as protesters denounce air strikes

12 December, 2019 4:18 pm 4:18 pm

BAGHDAD (Reuters) – The US ambassador to Iraq and other staff were evacuated from their embassy in Baghdad for their safety on Tuesday, Iraqi officials said, as thousands of protesters and militia fighters outside the gate denounced US air strikes in Iraq. On Sunday, US planes had attacked bases belonging to an Iranian-backed militia, a … Read More

14 terrorists killed, 11 injured in Tirah air strikes

08 August, 2016 7:12 pm 7:12 pm

PESHAWAR (92 News) – Fourteen terrorists were killed while 11 others injured in air strikes in Tirah Valley, Khyber Agency on Tuesday. According to the ISPR, nine hideouts of terrorists were also destroyed in the air strikes. The air strikes were conducted in Rajgal, Sattar Killay and Khairba areas. A spokesman for the ISPR said that … Read More