Coronavirus: Flights between Turkey, Iraq suspended over rising COVID-19 cases

A Boeing 737-800 commercial plane of Turkish Airlines landing at Geneva Airport on November 20, 2017. (File photo: AFP)

Flights between Turkey and Iraq have been suspended because of rising coronavirus infections in Turkey, Iraq's Aviation Authority said on Sunday.

Iraq reopened Baghdad and southern airports last week for international travel after months of closure caused by the coronavirus pandemic.

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Last Update: Sunday, 02 August 2020 KSA 16:21 - GMT 13:21