Rather large fire at UK base in Basra


Just been on News 24, no links or anymore info yet.

Anyone else heard anything? Hope there's no injuries.


Edited title coz eyem speshul

Basra base suffers 'large fire'

An indirect attack caused a "large fire" at a British military base in Basra, a military spokesman has said.
Petrol caught fire after indirect fire hit the base near the Shatt al-Arab Hotel in the centre of the city.

There were no casualties and "no impact whatsoever on operations", the spokesman said.

The fire happened at 18.00 local time (15.00 GMT) on Thursday.

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