Missiles reach the green zone and base of Iraq that house US troops: security sources
BAGHDAD: Two rockets hit Saturday Iraq Al-Balad Air Base, where US troops are stationed, while two mortars impact Baghdad 's, a high security enclave that houses the US embassy, security sources said.
Sirens immediately rang out at the American compound in Baghdad hosting both diplomats and troops, sources there told AFP.
The Al-Balad base, north of Baghdad , was hit by Katyusha rockets, security sources said.
The US has feared a backlash against its mission and bases where its troops are deployed across Iraq following the precision drone strike that killed Iranian general Qassim Suleimani on Friday.