NOTE: It is sounding more and more like the reports were stemming from an unannounced sirens test. (5:15 p.m. ET)
— Nafiseh Kohnavard (@nafisehkBBC) January 7, 2020
NOTE: There are now reports that the rocket alerts may have been a false alarm. We are continuing to attempt to find confirmation (4:59 p.m. ET)
NEWS BREAKING ALERT (4:30 p.m. ET 1/7/20): At least 4 rockets have reportedly struck Camp Taji in Iraq, which hosts American troops, per the Jerusalem Post.
🚨برخی منابع از برخورد ۵ فروند راکت با پایگاه نظامی «التاجی» عراق خبر دادهاند/ این خبر هنوز تأیید نشده است.
— خبرگزاری فارس (@FarsNews_Agency) January 7, 2020
— The Jerusalem Post (@Jerusalem_Post) January 7, 2020
— Trouske Sadeghi-تروسکە صادقی (@TrouskaSadeghi) January 7, 2020
— Baxtiyar Goran (@BaxtiyarGoran) January 7, 2020
The exact report from Iran's FARS news agency: "Some sources have reported the impact of four rockets on Iraq's al-Taji military base / This news has not yet been confirmed."
— Steve Lookner (@lookner) January 7, 2020