Bomb drone attacks Iraqi prime minister’s residence in ‘assassination attempt’

Published Nov 07 2021 at 1:02 AM GMT
  • A drone laden with explosives targeted the residence of Iraq’s Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi in Baghdad early on Sunday in what the Iraqi military called an attempted assassination, but said Kadhimi escaped unhurt.
  • A statement from the Iraqi military said the attack targeted Kadhimi’s residence in Baghdad’s fortified Green Zone.
  • Seven of his security guards were injured in the attack, two officials told reporters on condition of anonymity.
  • Kadhimi’s official Twitter account said the prime….



  • Published Nov 7, 2021 1:02 AM GMT