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WATCH: 2 Katyusha Rockets Strike Iraq’s Green Zone After Trump Declares Iran Stands Down

Two rockets fell on Wednesday inside Baghdad’s heavily fortified Green Zone, which houses government buildings and foreign missions, but caused no casualties, the Iraqi military said.

Police sources told Reuters at least one of the rockets fell 100 meters from the U.S. Embassy.

“Two Katyusha rockets fall inside the Green Zone without causing casualties. Details to follow,” the military said.

Source: BREAKING: Warning Sirens in Baghdad – Two Missile Hit Green Zone

Breaking VIDEO: Multiple Rockets Strike US Balad Airbase in Iraq, US Embassy in Baghdad, Iran is Taking Action – WATCH

At least 3 rockets strike Balad Airbase housing US troops north of Baghdad and 2 rockets strike near US Embassy in Baghdad in simultaneous attacks

Balad airbase comes under rocket fire north of

One of the rockets fired at the Green Zone in Baghdad fell short and hit a house

The aftermath of latest rocket attack on al-Jadriyah district central

Source: BREAKING: At Least 3 Rockets Fired at US Balad Airbase in Iraq – 2 Missiles Strike Near US Embassy in Baghdad!

Detailed VIDEO: How US Drone Blew Up Vehicle, Killed Iranian General Soleimani and Al -Muhandis – WATCH

On Thursday the United States killed General Qassim Soleimani , a top commander of Iran’s al-Quds Force, in an airstrike at Baghdad’s International Airport.

The strike also killed Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis, the deputy commander of Iran-backed militias known as the Popular Mobilization Forces. Seven people were reportedly killed in the airstrike.

Source: BREAKING: New Video Shows Moment Soleimani and Al -Muhandis Are Blown Up in Drone Attack — Iraq Arrests Plane Crew

VIDEO: Moment Iran’s top general Qassem Soleimani killed in airstrike ordered by President Trump – WATCH

The exact moment that Quds commander Qassem Soleimani and his associates were killed in the US airstrike at Baghdad airport was captured on closed circuit video that showed a blinding flash and blazing debris hurtling skyward.

The CCTV video taken close to the airport was obtained by the Daily Mail from Iraqi TV station AhadTV and shows a large explosion as one of the two vehicles was destroyed by precision airstrike.

Source: Video shows moment Iran’s top general Qassem Soleimani is killed

VIDEO: President Trump Orders Airstrikes Killing at least 7 Iranian military leaders including Gen. Qassim Soleimani at Baghdad International Airport – BREAKING NEWS

At least three rockets were fired at Baghdad International Airport Friday killing at least seven people, including Iranian Gen. Qassim Soleimani, the head of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps’ elite Quds Force, according to multiple reports early Friday.

Soleimani is the military mastermind whom Secretary of State Mike Pompeo had deemed equally as dangerous as  Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, who died in a strike by U.S.-led forces in October.

The strike also killed Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis, the deputy commander of Iran-backed militias known as the Popular Mobilization Forces, three Iraqi officials told The Associated Press. Iraqi TV reported the deaths as well.

Source: Baghdad rocket attack kills Iranian military leaders including Gen. Qassim Soleimani, reports say

SHOCK Video: President Obama welcomed Hadi al Amiri, leader of attack at US embassy to the White House – WATCH

Hadi al Amiri joined Iraq’s then-Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki as his Minister for Transport when he stood in the Oval Office in December 2011.

  • Hadi al Amiri joined Iraqi PM Nouri al-Maliki when he met President Obama in Oval Office in December 2011
  • On Tuesday, he was outside the US embassy in Baghdad when it was breached and set alight by Iran-backed members of Kataeb Hezbollah, and other militia of the government-sanctioned Popular Mobilization Forces
  • Lawmakers and a former FBI director had been outraged by Amiri’s presence in the White House in 2011
  • He is head of the Badr Corps, an Iranian vassal, which despite fighting alongside the US against ISIS in 2014 and 2015, has received funding and arms form Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard – a designated terror group
  • Amiri is accused of engaging in terrorism against the US as well as helping Iran ship arms to Bashar al-Assad

Source: Barack Obama welcomed leader of US embassy attack to the White House: Iran’s ‘point man’ in Baghdad Hadi al-Amiri was hosted in the Oval Office in 2011 – eight years before he orchestrated siege in Iraq