BERLIN

Lufthansa Group on Wednesday announced that it has suspended all flights to and from China amid coronavirus virus outbreak.

In a statement posted on its official Twitter account, Lufthansa said its subsidiaries Austrian Airlines and Swiss were also suspending their flights.

“Lufthansa, SWISS and Austrian Airlines will suspend their flights to/from (mainland) China until February 9th. For operational reasons, acceptance of bookings for flights to (mainland) China will be suspended until end of Feb,” the company said.

The airlines said flights to Hong Kong will be operated as planned.

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