Saudi Arabia bans travel from 20 nations
12 February 2021
This week, Saudi Arabia suspended entry of people from at least 20 countries, including South Africa. According to a Tweet from the Kingdom, Saudi Arabia has temporarily suspended entry into the Kingdom for passengers coming from the following 19 countries, in addition to South Africa.
As per the advisory, Saudi Arabia has restricted travel from India, Argentina, the United Arab Emirates, Germany, the United States of America, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Pakistan, Brazil, Portugal, United Kingdom, Turkey, South Africa, Sweden, Switzerland, France, Lebanon, Egypt, and Japan.
According to Johns Hopkins University the coronavirus count in Saudi Arabia has reached 371,356 while the death toll has increased to 6,415.
Adapted from original source:TimesNow