The World – Iraq
The Al-Alam correspondent confirmed that the explosions in Jurf al-Sakhar were caused by an American air strike. The sources also reported that US warplanes were flying over the Al-Qaim area on the Iraqi-Syrian border.
Our correspondent quoted an Iraqi security source as saying that drones carried out the attack on the Iraqi army and popular crowd points in northern Babel.
He said that the targeted area in Jurf al-Sakhr falls within the “Iraqi armed-army” forces.
According to our correspondent, the explosions that were heard in Jurf al-Sakhar, north of Babylon, occurred in the Al-Bahban region.
And initial reports spoke of the death of 9 Iraqi army personnel and dozens of wounded in the US bombing.