Rocket attacks near US embassy in Iraqi capital of Baghdad

Rocket attacks near US embassy in Iraqi capital of Baghdad

Baghdad: There were fresh rocket attacks on the green zone, home to many important offices including the US embassy, in the Iraqi capital of Baghdad. No losses have been reported in the attack, which took place at 3.24 a.m. on Sunday on this region classified as high-security. No terrorist organisation has accepted the responsibility of […]

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Rocket lands near the US embassy in Iraq, 14th rocket-attack in the last four months

Rocket lands near the US embassy in Iraq, 14th rocket-attack in the last four months

Baghdad: There were five rocket attacks in the high-security Green Zone, in Baghdad. It is claimed that three rockets, out of these, landed in the premises of the US embassy. There were no casualties reported. But reports are coming in of the United States castigating the interim Iraqi Prime Minister Mahdi, over the rocket attacks […]

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Ten killed in a suicide attack by the Taliban, near the US embassy in Afghanistan

Ten killed in a suicide attack by the Taliban, near the US embassy in Afghanistan

Kabul: 10 people have been killed, and 40 have been injured, in a suicide bomb attack on Thursday morning in the Afghan capital of Kabul. The Taliban has accepted the responsibility of the attack that occurred close to the US embassy. This is the second attack by the Taliban in the last four days. It […]

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10 killed in terrorist car bomb blast, in front of the US and UK embassies in Afghanistan

10 killed in terrorist car bomb blast, in front of the US and UK embassies in Afghanistan

Kabul: 10 people were killed and 53 injured in the car bomb explosion, carried out byterrorists, in the Afghan capital of Kabul. An encounter ensued between the terrorists and Afghan security agencies, following the blast. As the blast site was close to the US and UK embassies, the security has been tightened in this area. […]

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US embassy employees recalled from Iraq, in view of increasing Iranian threat

US embassy employees recalled from Iraq, in view of increasing Iranian threat

Washington/Baghdad/Berlin: The United States has increased its activities in Iraq, following the warning issued by CENTCOM, regarding the increasing threat to US soldiers and allied services, from Iran and its affiliates. The United States has recalled all the embassy staff, on an immediate basis. Bill Urban, the spokesman of the US CENTCOM, had warned that […]

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