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Tue Sep 15, 2020 6:2
Improvised Explosive Device Targets British Diplomatic Vehicles in Baghdad
TEHRAN (FNA)- The UK Embassy in Iraq’s capital Baghdad announced that an improvised explosive device (IED) attack against British diplomatic vehicles had occurred earlier in the day.

According to the statement, the attack did not cause any injuries, RIA Novosti reported.

No armed group has claimed responsibility for the attack.

Over the last few months, the US-led coalition has reportedly repositioned to fewer bases but is still providing the same support to security partners in Iraq and Syria, who are maintaining pressure on Daesh (also known as ISIL or ISIS).

Earlier today, two Katyusha rockets fell in the Iraqi capital, targeting the so-called green zone, Security Media Cell announced in a statement. The strike reportedly targeted the US Embassy. The Baghdad green zone, which hosts Iraqi government facilities and foreign diplomatic missions, frequently suffers from rocket attacks.

 

 

 

 

 

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