US airbase in Iraq hit by rockets - reports

Al-Asad air base hit by rockets

An airbase housing US and coalition troops in Iraq has been hit by rockets, according to US security sources.

The Al-Asad base was reportedly hit by multiple rockets. It is unclear if there have been any casualties.

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Update: 7:11 ET: A dozen ballistic missiles were launched from Iran towards two air bases in Iran.  This is the first salvo of payback for the assassination of General Soleimani.