Rockets hit Baghdad airport, damage civilian aircraft
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Rockets hit Baghdad airport, damage civilian aircraft

No casualties reported, police official says

News Service AA

Six Katyusha rockets hit Baghdad International Airport on Friday, an Iraqi police officer said.

"Six Katyusha rockets targeted the airport and its vicinity at dawn on Friday," a police official told Anadolu Agency on condition of anonymity as he is not authorized to speak to the media.

The attack caused significant damage to a civilian aircraft, the official said, adding no casualties were reported.

No group has yet claimed responsibility for the attack.


*Writing by Mahmoud Barakat

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