Friday, January 14, 2022 – 07:00 WIB
VIVA – Rocket attacks again target the Embassy United States of America (USA) in Baghdad, Iraq, Thursday, January 13, 2022. A number of videos circulated on social media, when a rocket shot up sharply towards the representative building of Uncle Sam’s country in Iraq.
In the quoted report VIVA Military from Sputnik News, there were at least two rockets fired at the American embassy in Baghdad. Both rockets are thought to have been fired from the Green Zone.
Luckily, the two rocket attacks did not cause any casualties, injuries, or physical damage to the building. Both rockets were shot down by the C-RAM Anti-Rocket Air Defense System (Counter-Rocket, Artillery and Mortar).
A number of videos circulated on social media, one of which was made by a contributing journalist BBC di Irak, Nafiesh Kohnavard.
Kohnavard said that he and his partner were celebrating a birthday in Baghdad. However, to their surprise, they saw two rockets hurtling towards the US Embassy.
“When two journalists decided to have a birthday dinner in Baghdad (my friend’s birthday & my next birthday). We didn’t expect there would be some extra ‘fireworks’,” Kohnavard wrote in Twitter.