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Attacks on Mitiga airport would cause major disaster, officials warn
June 08, 2019 - 14:58
Written by: SafaAlharathy
The Undersecretary of the Ministry of Transport, Hisham Abushkiwat, said that in the event of any serious damage caused to Mitiga International Airport due to the ongoing targeting of the airport by Haftar's militias; it will be a major disaster, as it is the only outlet by air, for Tripoli and the western region.
"There is no reason for this aggression on the airport," Abushkiwat said, explaining that the airport is used for the humanitarian purpose, to alleviate the suffering of citizens.