Iraqis storm US embassy in Baghdad to protest against airstrikes. US diplomatic staff evacuated prior to partial arson at outer wall of the building in Green Zone.
Latest report from Iraq had it that Defence Ministry denied Minister Najah Al-Shammari’s visit to the American Embassy building.
Iraqis storm US embassy in Baghdad
Funeral of the slain volunteers held in Baghdad today. Soon after that, Iraqis rushed to Baghdad embassy of US.
While carrying flags and placards, they were raising slogans. They were demanding US to leave Iraq.
US airstrikes had killed at least 25 PMU volunteers belonging to Kataib Hizbullah. US official termed it a response to attack on US bases in Iraq.
How Iraq reacts to US airstrikes