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Asian airlines cancel Russia, Ukraine flights as war heats up

Route changes adding to flight times to and from region

Turkish Airlines and Singapore Airlines are among the major carriers halting flights to Russia and Ukraine following the outbreak of war between them (Nikkei montage/Reuters/FlightRadar24 website)

TOKYO -- Asian airlines are canceling more international flights to cities in Russia and Ukraine in the wake of Moscow's invasion of its western neighbor.

"SIA apologizes to all affected customers for the inconvenience caused," Singapore Airlines announced Monday after it suspended until further notice service between Singapore and Moscow.

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