Mystery blasts at Shiite militia missile depot near Baghdad

Reports of a series of powerful explosions at 18:55 on Monday at the pro-Iranian PMU militia’s arms and missiles depot at Dura in southern Baghdad. Some witnesses said they saw “missiles blowing up in the air.” The PMU chief Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis is the first lieutenant of Al Qods chief the Iranian general Qassem Soleimani. Another report described a second missile attack against another PMU facility at Ain Ul Saqour near Baghdad. The blasts set off air raid sirens over parts of Iraq, including at the US embassy. No official word has been forthcoming to explain the explosions.

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15 thoughts on “Mystery blasts at Shiite militia missile depot near Baghdad

  • Aug 12, 2019 @ 21:07 at 21:07
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    I wonder who would be doing such things?
    But does not require an explanation, it is OK knowing only the result.

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  • Aug 12, 2019 @ 21:20 at 21:20
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    Won’t be the last explosion and counting….. or just a working incident?

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    • Aug 12, 2019 @ 21:48 at 21:48
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      A Work Accident”
      C’est La Vie

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  • Aug 12, 2019 @ 21:35 at 21:35
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    BRAVO ISRAEL WELL DONE YOU ARE THE BEST NOW THE IRANIANS MOLLAHS FEEL THE HEAT

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  • Aug 12, 2019 @ 22:59 at 22:59
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    Workplace accident. Nothing to see here…move along.

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  • Aug 12, 2019 @ 23:23 at 23:23
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    Poor maintenance. Stuff blows up by itself. They need to stick to goats.

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  • Aug 13, 2019 @ 0:57 at 0:57
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    The one that you KNOW wants to kill you, you should rise up early & KILL him !

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  • Aug 13, 2019 @ 2:51 at 2:51
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    Scorching heat. It’s the sun, I tell you. But Khameini will put it under control.
    Soon.

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  • Aug 13, 2019 @ 6:23 at 6:23
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    Why am I sitting here mildly amused and smiling?? Hmmm……….. some news is GOOD news.

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  • Aug 13, 2019 @ 7:18 at 7:18
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    another worker who who forgotten to close his stove

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  • Aug 13, 2019 @ 8:04 at 8:04
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    Al-Muhandis is as vital to Iran as Nasrullah. Dispatching him would be a game changer to the Militias in Iraq as he was looked up to as invincible. If Sulaimani also goes to meet his maker, the Mullahs will disintegrate without a fart

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  • Aug 13, 2019 @ 8:48 at 8:48
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    Booom ! Only 14 injured!

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  • Aug 13, 2019 @ 9:48 at 9:48
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    Time to bomb iran , the sneak

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