Iraqi authorities accepted decision to suspend all passenger flights to Belarus. This is stated in a report of the department on Facebook.
The ban on flights to Belarus applies to all national carriers, including Iraqi Airlines. Lithuanian authorities, meanwhile, welcome Baghdad's decision to suspend passenger flights to Belarus.
As stated on his twitter page, Lithuanian Foreign Minister Gabrielus Landsbergis, Iraq should not stop there in the fight against illegal migration. “Only by working together will we be able to eliminate the network of human smugglers in the EU,” he wrote.
It has previously been shown that illegal migrants are trying to get to Europe via Belarus. They fly there from airports in Turkey and Iraq.