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UAE suspends all flights to Pakistan

The UAE General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) on Thursday, February 27, announced that all airline flights travelling from the UAE to Pakistan will be suspended until further notice.

In a statement, GCAA said that the decision came following current developments in Pakistan.

The GCAA said that it will continue to monitor the situation in Pakistan and take appropriate decisions to ensure the safety of passengers and national carriers.

“The General Civil Aviation authority is continuously monitoring the situation in Pakistan, and would take any necessary decisions in case of any updates to maintain the safety of travellers and national carriers,” GCAA said on Twitter.

The Abu Dhabi Airport also urged its passengers bound to Pakistan to wait for updates from their respective airline companies.

“The safety and security of our passengers is a priority for Abu Dhabi airports, and our staff is working to support and assist the affected passengers,” said Abu Dhabi Airport.

Dubai Airports has also confirmed the cancellation of flights to Pakistan adding that it will continue monitoring the situation.

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