Iraqi security forces stand guard in front the U.S. embassy in Baghdad on Jan. 1. Over the weekend, eight small rockets launched by Iranian forces specifically targeted the International Zone in Baghdad, also called the “Green Zone,” according to Secretary of State Michael Pompeo.

TOPSHOT – Iraqi security forces stand guard in front the US embassy in the capital Baghdad, on January 1, 2020. – Pro-Iran Iraqi demonstrators left the besieged US embassy in Baghdad after the Hashed al-Shaabi paramilitary force ordered them to withdraw, a day after thousands supporters had encircled and vandalised the embassy compound, outraged by US air strikes that killed 25 fighters of the military network over the weekend. (Photo by AHMAD AL-RUBAYE / AFP) (Photo by AHMAD AL-RUBAYE/AFP via Getty Images)