Egypt chides BA for ‘unilateral’ decision to ground flights

CAIRO, Jul 22 – Egypt’s civil aviation minister criticised British Airways on Sunday, a day after it suspended flights to Cairo citing security concerns.
In a meeting with UK ambassador Geoffrey Adams, Younes al-Masri voiced his “displeasure” that the airline’s “unilateral decision” had been taken “without consulting Egyptian authorities”, according to a ministry statement.
The British carrier said Saturday it had halted flights for a week following a security review, without giving further…