19 Dec, 2021 00:53 / Updated 13 seconds ago
Follow RT onRockets rained down on Baghdad’s heavily fortified Green Zone hosting the US-led military coalition’s facilities as well as the US embassy. The rockets were reportedly shot down by the US-installed defense systems.
Two rockets were launched towards the Green Zone on Sunday morning local time, Iraqi state media reported, citing security sources.
Footage posted on social media purportedly shows the moment the projectiles were intercepted by the air defense systems, scrambled to respond to the threat.