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Iraqi forces foil drone attack on Balad air base
January 15, 2022

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The Iraqi forces on Saturday thwarted an attack by three drones on Balad Air Base near Baghdad.

In a statement, Iraqi military said Balad Air Base houses Iraqi F-16 fighter jets, which Iraq previously purchased from the United States, and there is a technical team from a U.S. company at the base.