The sounds of explosions were heard in Baghdad's Green Zone near the US Embassy.

Iran Press/ Middle East: A source within the Green zone confirmed that explosions were heard near the US embassy.

Local Iraqi medias reported hearing sirens close to the US embassy. 

The Green Zone is a highly compound with houses, Iraqi government buildings and foreign embassies. 

No official statement has confirmed the news of the explosions and no further details have been released, Iran Press reported.

It came just the day after US President made surprise visit to Iraq.

Donald Trump visited American military forces in Iraq on Wednesday, and met with US service members stationed at the Al Asad Air Base. 105


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