British Govt. lifts ban on flights to Egyptian resort

British Govt. lifts ban on flights to Egyptian resort

A ban on flights between the Egyptian Red Sea resorts of Sharm el-Sheikh and Britain has been lifted, the British Government said on Tuesday. Flights were suspended to and from Sharm el-Sheikh in 2015 after a bomb exploded on a Russian passenger jet shortly after take-off, killing all 224 people on board. The bombing, which was claimed by Islamic State, prompted multiple countries to cancel flights to the Red Sea resort town. The government said in a statement that the improvement in security procedures at the Sharm el-Sheikh airport, and…

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