Pakistan Airlines suspends Afghanistan flights amid Taliban row

Pakistan Airlines suspends Afghanistan flights amid Taliban row

Decision follows seizure of three tonnes of heroin at Mundra port off India’s western coast in Gujarat state last month. Pakistan Airlines suspends Afghanistan flights amid Taliban row The suspension took place as the Taliban government ordered the airline, the only international carrier operating regularly out of the Afghan capital, to cut ticket prices. Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has suspended flights to Kabul after what it called heavy-handed interference by Taliban authorities. The suspension on Thursday took place as the Taliban government ordered the airline, the only international carrier operating regularly out of the Afghan capital, to cut ticket prices to the levels of before the fall of the Western-backed Afghan government in August. “Our flights frequently faced undue delays because of the unprofessional attitude of the Kabul aviation authorities,” …
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