Qatar Airways and the Blockade

| May 13, 2018

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Overnight, Qatar Airways had to drop 18 regional routes to Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, and the United Arab Emirates. This included the very busy and lucrative Dubai route, which had previously seen over 20 flights per day in each direction. Blocked from doing any business in the UAE, Qatar Airways closed agencies and offices, including its recently opened Premium Lounge in Dubai’s Concourse D. Its website, was also blocked in the blockading countries.

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