Baghdad The Special Representative of the Secretary-General of the United Nations in Iraq, Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert, stressed that the ongoing attacks on Erbil, which were repeated last Tuesday night, are an affront to the rule of law.

“These ongoing attacks, last night again in Erbil, are an affront to the rule of law, and such actions are pushing the country toward the unknown, and the Iraqi people may pay a heavy price,” Plasschaert said in a tweet on Twitter today, on Wednesday, and the Iraqi people may pay a heavy price, the legitimacy of the state should not be threatened by ruthless armed actors.”

Last night, Tuesday night, Erbil International Airport was attacked by a drone loaded with explosive materials.

In a statement issued by it regarding the operation targeting the airport, the Kurdistan Anti-Terrorism Service confirmed that “the attack did not result in any human or material damage, and caused fire to the airport’s grass and bushes.”

Source: National Iraqi News Agency