Croatia secured a hard-won spot in the tournament showpiece against France, to be held at Moscow's Luzhniki Stadium.
Troops were deployed in some areas, with heavy rain and winds expected later on Tuesday and early on Wednesday.
The Horn of Africa neighbours agreed to open embassies, develop ports and resume flights.
Qatar Airways on Thursday said its flights to and from Salalah, Oman, and Nairobi, Kenya, are subject to delay or cancellation due to the weather warnings issued in view of Tropical Cyclone Mekunu.
Qatar’s world-scale airport has also handled 52,250 aircraft movements and 514,299 tonnes of cargo between January and March.
US airlines are still able to fly in Russian air space, the transport ministry assured on Wednesday despite a transit agreement between Washington and Moscow expiring shortly.
Since adding its fourth Italian destination, Qatar Airways has been operating 42 weekly flights from Doha to Italy.
Thousands of passengers at four German airports, including the biggest hub Frankfurt, were stranded on Tuesday as ground staff and other public sector workers staged walkouts across the country ...
The airline expedited expansion strategy in Europe continues with the airline’s commitment to Greece, with service to Mykonos commencing in May.
The fourth significant snow storm in three weeks pounded the US Northeast on Wednesday, cancelling hundreds of flights and closing schools and federal offices on the second official day of spring.