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Updated: April 3, 2020 @ 8:56 am
A check-in machine is not working at an empty departure area of Rafik Hariri International Airport, in Beirut, Lebanon, Thursday, March 19, 2020. The Lebanese government decided to shut down the airport, ports and borders and ordered its citizens to stay home as the small country of nearly 5 million grappled with containing the coronavirus. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
In the Middle East alone, 16,000 passenger flights have been cancelled since the end of January. The financial losses translate into hundreds of thousands of jobs at risk, IATA said.