Flights to Qatar have been cancelled as as several Middle Eastern nations including Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain accuse them of supporting terrorism.
The Middle Eastern nations have all cut diplomatic ties with Qatar, following the accusations.
As a result airlines including Emirates have cancelled all flights to Doha, the capital of Qatar, from June 6.An Emirates spokesperson said: “As instructed by the UAE government, Emirates will suspend its flights to and from Doha, starting from the morning of 6 June 2017, until further notice.
“The last flight from Dubai to Doha will depart as EK847 at 02:30am on 6 June. The last flight from Doha to Dubai will depart as EK848 at 03:50am on 6 June.
“Emirates’ flights to and from Doha today (5 June), will operate as normal. Travellers bound for Doha, who are boarding their flight from airports around the Emirates network today (5 June), will be advised to make alternative arrangements.”
The spokesperson said: “All customers booked on Emirates’ flights to and from Doha will be provided with alternative options, including full refunds on unused tickets and rebooking to the nearest alternate Emirates destinations.
“For more information, customers can call the Emirates Contact Centre on 600 555555, or contact their local Emirates Contact Centre by visiting emirates.com/contact.
“We apologise for the inconvenience caused to our customers.”
Airlines Etihad Airways and Flydubai have also suspended all flights to and from Qatar from tomorrow until “further notice”.
Qatar called the decision "unjustified" and with "no basis in fact".