ERBIL — A military base at Baghdad International Airport was targeted with an explosive-laden drone on Tuesday morning, according to media reports.
Sirens went off and air defense system at the Victory Base within the airport were activated after a drone entered the airspace of the fortified facilities.
There were no official statements by the Iraqi government and possible damage or casualties are not known yet.
No group or organization has yet claimed responsibility for the attack but such actions in the past were blamed on the pro-Iran Shia groups known as “The Resistance Front”.
Victory Base is home to the US, Coalition, and Iraqi personnel.