Thursday, October 29, 2020

Multiple blasks rock Baghdad following procession in honour of Iranian leader

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Several blasts shook an area in Baghdad hours after a huge funeral procession for a top Iranian general, Qasem Soleimani,who was killed by a US air strike last Thursday.

A projectile hit the Green Zone near the US embassy while several more were fired north of the Iraqi capital at Balad air base, which houses US forces.

Iraqi security sources says
nobody was hurt in the attacks.

Iranian leaders have vowed to avenge the killing of, Soleimani
who was also regarded as a terrorist by the US.