Nine armed men entered the cargo area at OR Tambo International Airport and stole a PPE delivery and three crates of mobile phones at gunpoint. The police and airport security pursued the thieves and a shootout ensued, resulting in two of the suspects being killed and the other seven arrested. A civilian was injured in…
Two people were arrested near Eldoret International Airport on suspicion of attempting to carry out an attack on the airport. The authorities stated that they found assorted explosives, detonators, detonating cords, safety fuses and boosters on the suspects.
A rocket landed near Baghdad International Airport. There were no reported injuries. The attack followed another attempted rocket fire attack on the US embassy in Baghdad on 5 July, which was repelled by the US air defence system but injured one person when it struck a residential building instead.
Houthi rebels claimed that they attacked an operations room in Najran Airport and aircraft hangars at King Khaled Air Base with armed drones.
Boko Haram militants carried out a gunfire attack in Damasak, which killed two and injured several other civilians. The militants also shot at a UN helicopter, which was empty at the time. The helicopter was later flown back to Maiduguri.
Baghdad Airport was targeted by rocket fire. The rocket landed near a complex where US soldiers and diplomats reside; there were no reported casualties.
Yemeni Houthi rebels conducted drone attacks on arms depots and warplane hangars at a Saudi Arabian military airport close to the North Yemen border. The rebels claimed responsibility the following day, stating the attack was in retaliation for airstrikes, economic blockades and military escalation.
Three Katyusha rockets landed close to Baghdad International Airport but no damage or casualties were reported, and no group claimed responsibility for the attack.
A rocket was fired from the Arab Khudair region and landed near Baghdad Airport. There were no reported injuries.
The Libyan authorities carried out an attack on Khalifa Haftar forces that were located at Mitiga Airport. Three of their armoured vehicles were destroyed by artillery assaults.