Tag: Baghdad

Collateral Murder: When a US Apache helicopter gunned down Reuters journalists in Baghdad
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Collateral Murder: When a US Apache helicopter gunned down Reuters journalists in Baghdad

On 5th April 2010, WikiLeaks released a video which showed a US Apache helicopter gunning down a dozen people in Baghdad inclduing two Reuters journalists in a display of indiscriminate firing. The incident itself was from July 2007 in which two Reuters news staff, Namir, 22, and Saeed, 40, and nine other men were killed and two children seriously wounded in a raid by the US Apache helicopter.

US Embassy in Baghdad targeted in ‘largest’ rocket attack in a decade; President Trump threatens Iran with retaliation
Middle East, World

US Embassy in Baghdad targeted in ‘largest’ rocket attack in a decade; President Trump threatens Iran with retaliation

In what a U.S. military commander for the Middle East said ‘largest’ rocket attack in a decade, the U.S. embassy in Baghdad was hit by rockets over the last few days. The biggest attack came on Sunday, though reports of the embassy being attacked on Saturday and Monday have emerged. It is alleged that the […]