Mar 14, 2020 - Politics & Policy

3 Americans injured in rocket strike on Iraqi camp

In this image, a line of soldiers stand in a boat
U.S. Army forces supervise a training session at Camp Taji, Iraq. Photo: Sabah Arar/AFP via Getty Images

Three American and two Iraqi service members were injured Saturday morning in a rocket attack on Camp Taji in Iraq, a base north of Baghdad, U.S. military spokesperson Army Col. Myles Caggins tweeted.

Driving the news: The U.S. targeted five Iran-backed Kataib Hezbollah (KH) weapon storage facilities in Iraq on Thursday, following Wednesday's lethal attack that killed two U.S. service members, per the Department of Defense.

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