|26 February, 2020

Bahrain stops flights to and from Iraq and Lebanon until further notice

Seven new cases reported in Bahrain; total up to 33

A Gulf Air aircraft taxis on a runway for take-off from Bahrain International Airport in Muharraq. Image used for illustrative purpose.

A Gulf Air aircraft taxis on a runway for take-off from Bahrain International Airport in Muharraq. Image used for illustrative purpose.

REUTERS/ Hamad I Mohammed

CAIRO: Flights to and from Iraq and Lebanon have been stopped until further notice, Civil Aviation Affairs (CAA) in Bahrain announced on Thursday.

(Reporting By Omar Fahmy Editing by Chris Reese) ((Omar.Fahmy@thomsonreuters.com;))

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