A column of American equipment burned on the way to the base in Iraq


In the south of Iraq was burned a column of American equipment. This was reported to local media by a source in the Iraqi security service.


The source said that the American army supply convoy consisting of four trucks was attacked when transporting property from the port city of Basra (the country's sea gate) for one of the US bases in this country. The attackers moved on off-road vehicles and were armed. By their actions, they forced the convoy to stop, then drove Iraqi drivers out of the trucks and set fire to the wagons. After that, the attackers fled the scene. What kind of cargo was in the trucks, the source did not specify.


According to the source, the attack was committed in the area of ​​Najme (province of Ad-Diva) on the road between the cities of Es Samava and Ad-Diva. The US military has not yet commented on what happened.

A column of American equipment burned on the way to the base in Iraq


It should be noted that the south of Iraq is inhabited by Shiites, who are not enthusiastic about the presence of US troops in their country since 2003. Therefore, attacks on American columns are not uncommon here.

At the same time, Washington practically does not hide that the American military presence in Iraq is used not so much to fight ISIS (an organization banned in Russia), but as a lever of pressure on neighboring Syria and Iran, as well as destabilizing the region as a whole. Therefore, it is not surprising that the Iraqi parliament back in January 2020 voted to withdraw US troops from their country. However, the Americans are in no hurry to fulfill this requirement.
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  1. gorenina91 Offline
    gorenina91 (Irina) 12 July 2020 10: 44
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    A column of American equipment burned on the way to the base in Iraq

    - Ha, ordinary criminal showdowns ...

    The source said that the American army supply convoy consisting of four trucks was attacked when transporting property from the port city of Basra (the country's sea gate) for one of the US bases in this country.

    The attackers moved on off-road vehicles and were armed.

    - Armed ...- what a horror !!! - And the attacked convoy, of course ... - rode "to mother-in-law for pancakes" ... - without a single machine gun and without a single Kalashnikov assault rifle (or whatever the Americans are arming their "Iraqis with)" ... - Probably, the Americans they said to their Iraqi drivers: “Drive up to 5th Avenue; then at the traffic lights you turn left, then left again ...- and you are already in Las Vegas” ...
    - They went to Las Vegas ... - Well ... arrived ...
  2. Arkharov Offline
    Arkharov (Grigory Arkharov) 12 July 2020 11: 12
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    It turns out, such a "column of American technology", which was not even guarded and there was not a single American? And what, as always, is a loud and promising headline ...
    1. 123 Offline
      123 (123) 12 July 2020 14: 23
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      It turns out, such a "column of American technology", which was not even guarded and there was not a single American? And what, as always, is a loud and promising headline ...

      Be patient and at least once try reading something more than the headline. repeat

      A four-truck U.S. Army supply convoy was attacked while transporting property from the port city of Basra (the country's sea gate) to one of the US bases in that country
      1. Cyril Offline
        Cyril (Kirill) 12 July 2020 19: 52
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        A “supply column” and a “column of American technology” are two slightly different concepts.
    2. Rashid116 Offline
      Rashid116 (Rashid) 13 July 2020 07: 19
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      These are partisans, they operate in the occupied territories of their country and their actions are legal. Do you want them to break through on their jihad mobiles to Amer’s bases?)))
      1. Arkharov Offline
        Arkharov (Grigory Arkharov) 13 July 2020 11: 31
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        Regular “Suleimani chicks” on the way to their spiritual leader?
  3. 123 Offline
    123 (123) 12 July 2020 12: 55
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    Earth should burn under the feet of the invaders.
    1. Arkharov Offline
      Arkharov (Grigory Arkharov) 12 July 2020 13: 53
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      Do you mean Iranians?
      1. 123 Offline
        123 (123) 12 July 2020 14: 19
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        Do you mean Iranians?

        Do you want to clarify how to spell Iran or Iraq? smile
        laughing
  4. maiman61 Offline
    maiman61 (Yuri) 12 July 2020 13: 15
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    Well done! The earth should burn under the feet of the mattress invaders!
  5. Sergey Latyshev Offline
    Sergey Latyshev (Serge) 12 July 2020 13: 21
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    On other resources, militants burned 4 trucks of local merchants.
    There were no Americans at all.
    Did they bring something to the Americans? Allegedly, yes, but not 100%. Now gasoline is going to rise in price.
    1. Arkharov Offline
      Arkharov (Grigory Arkharov) 12 July 2020 13: 54
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      And hamburgers with lollipops.
      1. Sergey Latyshev Offline
        Sergey Latyshev (Serge) 13 July 2020 00: 49
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        This is for blacks in the USA. Ask them. We have a lot of hamburgers in the village ....
        Gasoline however, and concern about its rise in price of the Great ....!
  6. kriten Offline
    kriten (Vladimir) 13 July 2020 08: 43
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    Belated gratitude for the destruction of the country. Their land there must burn under their feet ....
  7. Arkharov Offline
    Arkharov (Grigory Arkharov) 13 July 2020 16: 18
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    Dear Kristallovich (Ruslan), we recently had a discussion about the veracity, relevance and relevance of the pictures and the content of the headings and the articles themselves on this resource. I was then a little surprised how truly well-chosen picture appears in the article is not so common aircraft. Then you answered me: "We have never had an absurd presentation of materials." Do you still think that the picture, placed under a loud, and by and large, not corresponding to the event, caption has at least something to do with what happened? From all this, it seems, the reader is consciously creating an initial impression of an attack on the convoy of the US Armed Forces and the real significance of the event that is not true? Or the one who made out did not read the article itself?
    1. Rashid116 Offline
      Rashid116 (Rashid) 14 July 2020 07: 33
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      This is a really significant event. People wake up, there are victims of the Amer regime who have lost their loved ones, and these are future martyrs (I see nothing wrong with protecting my homeland, even at the cost of my life). These creatures are not so relaxed, they are sitting at the bases - and this is good.