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International airport in Baghdad, Iraq

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Baghdad International Airport: International airport in Baghdad, Iraq
Baghdad International Airport, previously Saddam International Airport, is Iraq's largest international airport, located in a suburb about 16 km (9.9 mi) west of downtown Baghdad in the Baghdad Governorate. It is the home base for Iraq's national airline, Iraqi Airways.

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Iraq suspends flights to and from Baghdad airport over coronavirus fears

Iraq has suspended all flights to and from Baghdad airport as of March 17 until March 24, the government said in a statement on Sunday, in order to contain the spread of coronavirus.
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Oman urges U.S. and Iran to seek dialogue

Oman has called on the United States and Iran to seek dialogue to ease tensions, Oman News Agency reported, after a U.S. drone strike killed Iranian military commander Qassem Soleimani at Baghdad..
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NATO suspends training activities in Iraq after Soleimani killing

NATO has suspended a training mission in Iraq following the killing of Iranian Revolutionary Guards commander Qassem Soleimani by a U.S. airstrike at Baghdad airport, an alliance spokesman said on..
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Factbox: Reactions to the killing of Iranian general in a U.S. air strike

Here are some reactions to the killing of Qassem Soleimani, head of Iran's elite Quds Force, in a U.S. air strike on his convoy at Baghdad airport.
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Iraq president condemns U.S. strike, urges restraint

Iraqi President Barham Salih condemned on Friday the U.S. air strike on Baghdad airport that killed Qassem Soleimani, commander of Iran's elite Quds force, and urged restraint from all parties.
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Iraqi militia commander Amiri calls for expelling foreign troops: state TV

Iraqi militia commander Hadi al-Amiri called on all Iraqi factions to unite and expel foreign troops, hours after the U.S. killed Iranian Quds Force leader Qassem Soleimani and Iraqi militia leader Abu..
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Iraq's top Shi'ite cleric tells all parties to practice restraint

Iraq's top Shi'ite cleric Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani condemned on Friday a U.S. air strike on Baghdad airport that killed Iranian Quds Force commander Qassem Soleimani and Iraqi militia commander..
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Iran vows revenge after U.S. kills top Iranian commander Soleimani

Iran vowed harsh revenge after the United States killed Iranian Major-General Qassem Soleimani, head of the elite Quds Force and architect of Iran's spreading military influence in the Middle East, in..
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U.S. kills top Iranian commander Soleimani in air strike

The United States killed Iranian Major-General Qassem Soleimani, head of the elite Quds Force and architect of Iran's spreading military influence in the Middle East, in an air strike on Friday at..
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Funeral for militiamen killed in U.S. air strike to be held on Saturday: Iraqi militias

Formal funeral processions for militiamen killed in a U.S. air strike on Baghdad airport will take place on Saturday, Iraq's Popular Mobilization Forces umbrella grouping of militia groups said in a..
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Iran's Soleimani and Iraq's Muhandis killed in U.S. air strike: militia spokesman

Iranian Major-General Qassem Soleimani, head of the elite Quds Force, and Iraqi militia commander Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis were killed early on Friday in an air strike on their convoy at Baghdad airport,..
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Rockets hit Baghdad airport, killing 5 Iraqi paramilitary members, 2 'guests'

Three rockets hit Baghdad International Airport killing five members of Iraqi paramilitary groups and two "guests", Iraqi paramilitary groups said on Friday.
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Iraqi paramilitary groups: five members, two 'guests' killed in Baghdad airport attack

Iraqi paramilitary groups said five of their members and two "guests" were killed in an air strike on their vehicles inside Baghdad International Airport, militia sources reported on early Friday,..
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Rockets fall on Baghdad airport, Popular Mobilization Forces says official killed

Three Katyusha rockets fell on Baghdad International Airport, the Iraqi military-run Security Media Cell said early on Friday.
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Rockets fall on Baghdad International Airport injuring several people: security unit

Three Katyusha rockets fell on Baghdad International Airport, the military-run Security Media Cell said in a statement on early Friday.
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Four rockets hit Iraqi military base near Baghdad airport: Police

Four Katyusha rockets struck a military base next to Baghdad International Airport on Friday, Iraqi police sources said.
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Two rockets fell near Baghdad airport, no casualties: statement

Two Katyusha rockets landed near the "outside perimeter" of Baghdad International Airport on Wednesday, a statement from the military said.
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Iraqi security forces fire at protesters storming Baghdad airport: police

Iraqi elite counter-terrorism service troops used live ammunition and tear gas on Wednesday to prevent protesters from breaking into Baghdad airport, police sources told Reuters.
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