Iraq: Rockets Falls in Baghdad Near US Embassy

  • On Tuesday morning, three rockets fell inside Baghdad's Green Zone, close to the US embassy. As per a BBC reporter, Alarms were ringing in the US embassy complex and people were asked to take shelters inside. Reports says, the rockets were launched from the Zafaraniyah district outside Baghdad, the Green Zone which is home to government buildings and foreign missions. The action has heightened tension in the region which is already volatile.

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