Rocket fell near oilfield in Duhok province – reporter


SULAIMANI (ESTA) — A rocket fell near an oilfield of Kar Group in Duhok province late on Sunday, Esta Media Network reporter said.

The rocket fell outside the oilfield in the village of Derabun in Rizgari sub-district in Zakho administration on Sunday, the reporter said.

The attack caused no casualties and oil and gas police of the Kurdistan Region have launched investigations into the attack, he added.

No groups have yet claimed responsibility for the attack.

The attack came after several rockets landed near a refinery owned by Kar Group last week.

The refinery is owned by Kar Group CEO Baz Karim Barzanji and whose home was hit by Iranian ballistic missiles last month.

In March, Iran attacked Erbil with a dozen ballistic missiles in an unprecedented assault on the Kurdistan Region’s capital that appeared to target the United States and its allies.

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