Pak airline suspends Afghan ops citing Taliban interference
Business Standard|October 15, 2021
Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) suspended flights to Kabul on Thursday after what it called heavy-handed interference by Taliban authorities.
SYED RAZA HASSAN

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 to the levels of before the fall of the Western-backed Afghan government in August.

“We are suspending our flight operations to Kabul from today because of the heavyhandedness of the authorities," a PIA spokesman said.

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