British Airways suspends Liberia, Sierra Leone flights amid Ebola fears

British Airways is temporarily suspending all of its flights to and from Liberia and Sierra Leone until August 31 amid fears of the Ebola outbreak.

“The safety of our customers, crew and ground teams is always our top priority and we will keep the route under constant review in the coming weeks,” the airline said in a statement Tuesday.

Customers with tickets to these countries are being offered refunds and the ability to rebook their flights to a later date.