Saudi Airlines suspends flights to Peshawar


PESHAWAR: Saudi Arabian Airlines became the third international airline to suspend its flights to Peshawar after a Pakistan International Airlines plane was attacked allegedly by the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) on Bacha Khan airport. Earlier, Emirates Airlines and Qatar Airways had suspended their operation to and from Peshawar. An investigation report prepared by the police states that a foreign-made M-16 gun was used by the TTP terrorists to fire on the PIA plane when it was about to land at the Bacha Khan International Airport, Peshawar. A female passenger was killed while two flight attendants were injured in the attack. The flight was arriving from Riyadh. 

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