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Hezbollah snipers occupy Babylon Hotel rooftop, target US embassy in Baghdad


‏Hezbollah snipers have climbed the rooftop of Babylon Hotel in Baghdad, in front of US embassy, where they occupied all hotel rooms overlooking the Tigris river, sources of the hotel said on Sunday.

The Tigris is separating the hotel from the US embassy.

Reports said that Iranian and Lebanese groups have joined the Hezbollah snipers, thought to be elements of the terrorist group of IRGC, which threatens of targeting the embassy’s building in Baghdad.