Covid-19: Oman bans travelers from 10 countries

Oman has banned travelers from 10 countries from entering its territory for a period of 15 days as part measure to curb the spread of the Covid-19.
Gulf state’s coronavirus committee, Zawya reports, announced the directive noting that the move particularly targets certain mutated strains.
The ban will go into effect from Thursday and concerns Sudan, Lebanon, South Africa, Brazil, Nigeria, Tanzania, Ghana, Guinea, Sierra Leone and Ethiopia.
The Gulf country Monday reported 26 new cases, bringing the infection toll at 139,692.
1,555 people have died from the disease so far in the Sultanate.

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