Iraqi Security Forces Kill Protester, Rockets Hit U.S. Embassy

Iraqi demonstrators burn tires to block a road during ongoing anti-government protests in NajafBAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraqi security forces shot at anti-government protesters in Baghdad on Sunday, killing at least one person, and unidentified men set fire to sit-in tents in a southern Iraqi city, police and medics said, as months-long civil unrest escalated.

Iran Strikes at U.S. Troops in Iraq, Trump Weighs Response

An explosion is seen following missiles landing at what is believed to be Ain al-Asad Air Base in IraqBAGHDAD/WASHINGTON/DUBAI (Reuters) - Iranian forces fired missiles at military bases housing U.S. troops in Iraq on Wednesday in retaliation for the U.S. killing of an Iranian general, raising the stakes in its conflict with Washington amid concern of a wider war in the Middle East.