The Ain al-Asad airbase in Iraq, seen in a December 2019 photo, was targeted by at least 10 rockets on Wednesday. Photo: AP The Ain al-Asad airbase in Iraq, seen in a December 2019 photo, was targeted by at least 10 rockets on Wednesday. Photo: AP
The Ain al-Asad airbase in Iraq, seen in a December 2019 photo, was targeted by at least 10 rockets on Wednesday. Photo: AP
Iraq

US contractor dies in rocket attack at Iraq base

  • The Pentagon says the deceased had a ‘cardiac episode while sheltering’ during the strike, and no service members were injured
  • At least 10 rockets slammed into the facility, in the first such attack since the US bombed targets along the Iraq-Syria border last week

Topic |   Iraq
The Ain al-Asad airbase in Iraq, seen in a December 2019 photo, was targeted by at least 10 rockets on Wednesday. Photo: AP The Ain al-Asad airbase in Iraq, seen in a December 2019 photo, was targeted by at least 10 rockets on Wednesday. Photo: AP
The Ain al-Asad airbase in Iraq, seen in a December 2019 photo, was targeted by at least 10 rockets on Wednesday. Photo: AP
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