Iraq: Rocket Attack on Balad Airbase
ISWNews Analysis Group: On March 17, the Iraqi resistance groups attacked US positions at Balad Airbase in Salah al-Din province with at least eight rockets.
Balad Air Base has a long history of being targeted by resistance rockets and drones. The base was also targeted by a drone strike by Iraqi resistance groups on January 15.
According to data obtained by ISWNews, this is the 54th attack by Iraqi resistance groups on US assets in Iraq in 2022.