By Michael Knights and Crispin Smith, for the Washington Institute for Near East Policy. Any opinions expressed are those of the author(s), and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iraq Business News.
Iraq's Drone and Rocket Epidemic, By the Numbers
The U.S. airstrike on Iraqi militia bases in the early hours of June 28 (local Iraqi time) came in response to a growing epidemic of drone (and rocket) attacks on U.S. and Iraqi targets inside Iraq.
This short report summarizes the key trends in such "indirect fire" (drone and rocket) attacks over the last year.