The Secretary-General of the Iraqi Islamic Resistance Movement 'Harakat Hezbollah al-Nujaba' (HHN) called the rocket attack on the civilian area in Baghdad a US plot to incite sedition in Iraq and stressed the need for a transparent investigation into the crime.

Iran PressMiddle East: The remarks by the Secretary-General of the Iraqi Islamic Resistance Movement 'Harakat Hezbollah al-Nujaba' (HHN) Akram Al-Ka'abi came after that a rocket attack on a residential area near Baghdad Airport yesterday evening (Monday) killed five people and wounded two others.

Al-Ka'abi addressed in a message the cunning methods of the US to create chaos and sabotage in Iraq and noted that the attack on innocent people is an example of the US hostility toward the Iraqi people.

Al-Ka'abi stressed the movement's support to the formation of a committee to investigate the attack and called on the Iraqi judiciary to clarify the facts so that the people of the country became aware of the evil plan of the enemies and understand the honesty and innocence of the resistance.

Following the rocket attack in Baghdad, news sites, social networks, and Twitter accounts affiliated with the US and Saudi Arabia, in a coordinated operation, attempted to attribute the suspected attack to popular resistance groups.

In recent weeks, the military section of Baghdad Airport has been repeatedly targeted by rockets. 

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