Norway says none of its soldiers injured or killed in Iraq attack

Aerial photo shows Ain al-Assad air base in the western Anbar desert, Iraq. (File photo: AP)

No Norwegian soldiers were injured or killed in Iran’s missile strike on the al-Assad air base in Iraq, a Norwegian military spokesman told Reuters early on Wednesday.

The Nordic country has about 70 soldiers at the base, said Brynjar Stordal at Norway’s military headquarters.

Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 10:05 - GMT 07:05