As widely reported also on eTurboNews, Qatar Airways was forced to cancel operation in the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia and Egypt as of today. Qatar Airways made it extremely difficult to find this information on their website, but this link will take passengers to the page with relevant updates:
Qatar Airways top management including their usually outspoken CEO Akbar Al Baker has not issued any statements or responded to media requesting information.
The details Qatar Airways officially released is as follows:
Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Qatar Airways has suspended all flights to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia until further notice.
Qatar Airways has suspended all flights to the UAE from 00:00 UTC June 6th (03:00 Doha time, June 6th) until further notice.
Kingdom of Bahrain
Qatar Airways has suspended all flights to the Kingdom of Bahrain from 00:00 UTC June 6th(03:00 Doha time, June 6th) until further notice.
Qatar Airways has suspended all flights to Egypt from 04:00 UTC June 6th (07:00 Doha time, June 6th) until further notice.
All customers booked on affected flights will be provided with alternative options, including the option of a full refund on any unused tickets and free rebooking to the nearest alternative Qatar Airways network destination.
For passengers with existing bookings, please call +974 4023 0072 or contact your nearest Qatar Airways office: https://www.qatarairways.com/en/contact-us.html