The target of the attack was the American consulate.

The rocket attack on the city of Erbil in northern Iraq on Sunday night was conducted from the territory of Iran. This was reported by the Associated Press.

According to him, this information was confirmed by Iraqi and American officials. They did not provide more detailed information about the location from which the shelling of the capital of Iraqi Kurdistan was carried out.

According to an Iraqi source, the target of the shelling was the American consulate in Erbil, but none of the rockets that exploded in the area of the U.S. diplomatic mission building under construction led to serious damage. There are also no casualties.

The Kurdistan-24 TV channel earlier reported, citing law enforcement agencies, that a total of 12 ballistic missiles were fired. According to him, damage was caused to the building where the channel’s office is located, but there were no casualties. Rudaw TV channel at the same time reported that there were 14 missiles. Kurdish security forces are investigating.