High demand for remaining Syria flight routes

Main commercial airline operates around 20 domestic and international flights per day despite civil war.

    The US has imposed new restrictions on Syria’s main commercial airline.

    But despite the war, it is operating around 20 domestic and international flights per day.

    There is a long waiting list, as Syrians who can afford it, choose flying over driving.

    Al Jazeera's Bhanu Bhatnagar reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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