Operating in Iraq, the Shiite group «Sayid al-Shuhada» accused the us army missile and bomb strike on its base. The victims of the shelling began at least 30 militants.
According to the command of the militia, the strike was an artillery multiple rocket launchers and aircraft. It called on the Iraqi authorities to conduct a thorough investigation of the incident.
The group is part of the Detachments of national mobilization – the Shiite militias integrated into the Iraqi armed forces. It takes an active part in the fight against «Islamic state».
We will add that the US-led Western coalition is having artillery and air support to Shiite militias fighting with the jihadists. Thus, we can talk about the so-called «friendly fire.»
The U.S. Department of defense and the command of the coalition has not yet commented on these statements.