Dubai carrier becomes the first major airline to impose ban over outbreak of deadly virus in West Africa.
Dubai carrier Emirates has become the first major international airline to impose a ban in response to the outbreak of Ebola in West Africa by suspending flights to Guinea.
Flights were suspended from Saturday until further notice, the airline said in a statement on its website.
"The safety of our passengers and crew is of the highest priority and will not be compromised," it said.
The Ebola outbreak, which began in Guinea and has spread to Liberia and Sierra Leone, has killed more than 700 people, making