Abu Dhabi-based Etihad Airways announced Thursday it is suspending flights to Erbil, in the Kurdish region of Iraq. It cited advice received “regarding the possibility of a deteriorating security situation in the region” where fundamentalist Islamic State insurgents have occupied a swathe of Iraqi territory in the west and north-central regions of the country. The insurgents have reached the borders of the largely autonomous Kurdistan region and Kurdish Pesh Merga fighters, ...

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