Iraqi officials: Rockets hit military base near Baghdad Airport, killing 3 Iraqi soldiers

October 29, 2015 6:20 PM

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BAGHDAD – Iraqi officials say 16 rockets have been fired at a military base near the Baghdad International Airport, killing at least three Iraqi soldiers.

A police official says the rockets hit Camp Liberty, a former U.S. base now housing an exiled Iranian opposition group, the Mujahedeen-e-Khalq. The official says at least 16 soldiers guarding the camp were also wounded.

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