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US Bans Laptops and iPads from Eight Countries on Flights

The US Government revealed that it has been temporarily barring the passengers from bringing laptops and iPads along with cameras from eight countries. Though they did not make it clear for banning the electronic goods and the news has been out after it came from Royal Jordanian Airlines. An official informed that the ban will be applicable to non-stop flights to US coming from the international airports in Egypt, Jordan, Kuwait, Morocco, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Turkey and United Arab Emirates.



Mobile phones and medical devices are permitted and the airport officials revealed that they are not authorized to reveal the news. Sources said that there could be concern about inadequate passenger screening or even conspiracies involving insiders- airport or airline employees- in some countries.