Haftar’s forces strike Misrata Airport with drones causing casualties, damage

One staffer was injured and two airplanes were damaged by airstrikes of foreign warplanes backing Khalifa Haftar’s forces on Misrata Airport, media office of Volcano of Rage Operation said.

It added Saturday that UAE drones backing up Haftar’s forces hit Misrata Airport and caused some damage after the Libyan Army forces targeted their fighters and Russian, Chadian and Sudanese mercenaries on different frontlines.

Meanwhile, the director of Misrata Airport, Adel Gazit, said the airport suspended flights for a while then resumed them in the wake of the airstrikes.

He confirmed that two aircraft – one for Libyan Airlines and another for Libyan Wings – were affected by the strikes.

The foreign drone targeted the civilian Misrata Airport on Saturday morning causing panic among passengers and personnel.