Katyusha Rocket Hits Kirkuk Base Housing American Troops In Iraq

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Discussion posted by: JohnF44

As per the recent developments from Iraq, a new rocket struck the Kirkuk base in Iraq housing the American troops on Thursday, February 13. This rocket was the latest in the string of nearly 20 rockets that have hit the Iraqi bases and the green zone since October. Media reports suggested that no casualties were reported in the incident. The USA has blamed Kataeb Hezbollah, a hardline Iraqi military faction close to Iran for the rocket attacks on the base. The latest missile that hit the base on Feb 13 was another Katyusha rocket that dropped in an open area on the K1 base at around 8:45 pm local time.