Iraq: Two drones shot down over Ain Al-Assad airbase
Local sources reported that two drones were targeted at Ain al-Asad base in Al-Anbar and were shot outside the base's vicinity.
Two drones were shot down, on Thursday, by air defenses as they approached the Ain Al-Asad airbase, which hosts US occupation forces, west of Baghdad, local Iraqi forces reported.
The sources stated that it was unclear whether the drone was on a reconnaissance mission or if it was carrying explosives.
The same sources added that there were no reports of casualties or damage.
#Video | #Iraq | Ain al-Assad base in Anbar province targeted with two drones and missiles. pic.twitter.com/gKQid5fQAH— Alghadeer English (@alghadeertv_eng) April 8, 2022
It is worth mentioning that the Ain Al-Asad base is located in the Al-Baghdadi district, 90 km west of Ramadi, the capital of Anbar province.