8 Killed In Rocket Attack On Baghdad Airport: Report

Shi'ite Popular Mobilization Forces (PMF) said in a post on Facebook that its director of public relations was killed in what it described as "cowardly US bombing."

8 Killed In Rocket Attack On Baghdad Airport: Report

At least one person was killed and nine wounded. (File Photo)

Baghdad:

At least eight people were killed in a rocket attack on Baghdad airport, Iraqi security sources said Friday, days after a pro-Iran mob laid siege to the American embassy.

"Three rockets hit the international airport in Baghdad," said a statement from the Iraqi military, adding that two cars exploded.

At least eight people died, added a security official who asked to remain anonymous.