Iraq warns against ‘escalation’ after strikes on US interests

Baghdad cautioned Monday against "an escalation" after a flurry of attacks on US interests in Iraq prompted Washington to warn…

Baghdad cautioned Monday against “an escalation” after a flurry of attacks on US interests in Iraq prompted Washington to warn of a “decisive” response against Iran.

Tehran wields growing influence in Iraq, particularly through armed factions.

Since October 28, ten rocket attacks have targeted areas where US soldiers and diplomats are stationed.

They have not been claimed, but the United States has blamed Iranian-backed Shiite paramilitary groups.
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