The ban on carrying electronic devices in aircraft cabins from Turkey and UAE to the US, which was in effect for the past three months, has been lifted.
Turkish officials expect the ban to be lifted after the US delegation's visit to Ataturk Airport to inspect the newly implemented security measures.
US agencies remain uncertain about implementation of Trump's revised travel ban a day before it starts. Meanwhile, homeland security unveils enhanced security measures for arriving foreign flights, aiming to end laptop embargo.
The US president was responding to a reported claim by US officials that Trump in a meeting with senior Russian officials put at risk a critical source of intelligence – a US partner – who has access to the inner workings of Daesh.
The ban affects nine international airlines with direct flights to the US. The UK's restrictions apply to eight foreign carriers and six British airlines.
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