Jordan Condemns Terror Attack on Erbil Airport

Amman, The Jordanian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates condemned the terror attack that targeted Erbil airport Wednesday evening.

According to Petra, the Jordanian ministry also slammed the terror attack that targeted a market in Al-Habibiya district, east of the Iraqi capital, Baghdad, on Thursday, which resulted in the death and injury of a number of people.

In a press statement, the Jordanian Foreign Ministry’s spokesperson, Dhaifallah Al-Fayez, affirmed Jordan's condemnation of these "cowardly" terrorist acts aimed at destabilizing security and stability, and contradicting all humanitarian and religious values and principles.

Ambassador Al-Fayez also affirmed Jordan's position rejecting all forms of violence, extremism and terrorism that target everyone without discrimination, adding that Jordan firmly stands by Iraq, against threats to its security and the safety of its people.

He affirmed that the the two countries' security is "one and indivisible," and that any threat to the security of Iraq is a threat to the security and stability of the entire region.

Source: Saudi Press Agency