Rockets land near Iraqi base hosting US forces, no casualties: Iraqi military

American soldiers seen at the US army base in Qayyara, south of Mosul, in October 2016. (File photo: Reuters)

A barrage of 17 rockets landed near a military base hosting US forces in northern Iraq on Friday but caused no injuries or major material damage, an Iraqi military statement said.

A security source said the rockets landed near the Qayyara military base. The statement and the source did not say who was believed to have launched the attack. There was no immediate claim of responsibility.

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