UPDATE: Acording to recent reports, the srike led to casualties among US forces. The strike allegedly killed a private contractor, injured 5 other contractors and injured a service member.
Several mortars hit the area of Erbil International Airport in the Kurdistan Region in northern Iraq, Kurdish Peshmerga sources reported on February 15. According to reports, the strike caused no casualties.
The total amount of mortars that hit the area is being reported between 3 and 5.
US forces have a base in the vicinity of the airport. Therefore, US forces deployed there were likely a target of the attack.
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