PBS NewsHour

News Wrap: 3 U.S. troops killed in Iraqi rocket strike

Clip: 03/12/2020 | 2m 24s Video has closed captioning.

In our news wrap Thursday, the U.S. military confirmed three American service members died in a rocket attack north of Baghdad. The Iraqi government has launched an investigation into the Wednesday strike, which U.S. officials said bore the markings of Iranian-backed proxy forces. Also, the torch lighting for Tokyo's 2020 Olympic Games went ahead as scheduled despite the COVID-19 pandemic.

Aired: 03/12/20

Expires: 04/11/20

Rating: NR

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