Etihad Airways (EY) has suspended flights between its Abu Dhabi base and Damascus (DAM) due to the worsening security situation in Syria. EY serves DAM with a daily Airbus A320. A major insurrection has been underway against the government of President Bashar al-Assad for 18 months. An EY spokesman in London said the airline was keeping the security situation in Syria under review for some time. “The [suspension] decision, while not taken lightly, has been made due to the ...

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