Rockets Target Base Hosting US-Led Coalition Forces in Baghdad

August 16, 2020 Updated: August 16, 2020

CAIRO—Two Katyusha rockets targeted Iraq’s Al-Taji base north of Baghdad, which hosts U.S.-led coalition troops.

No casualties are being reported, the coalition spokesman and state news agency said on Saturday.

“On Aug 15, appx 9:15 p.m., two small rockets landed near Taji base. No coalition troops near impact,” spokesman for the U.S-led coalition, Col. Myles B. Caggins III, said on Twitter.