Daijiworld Media Network - Bahrain
Bahrain, Jul 14: Bahrain has banned entry from 16 new countries which includes Tunisia, Iran, Iraq, Mexico, Philippines, South Africa and Indonesia over Coronavirus concerns, sources reported.
Other countries included in the banned list are Mozambique, Myanmar, Zimbabwe, Mongolia, Namibia, Panama, Malaysia, Uganda and the Dominican Republic, the country’s civil aviation affairs said on Tuesday July 14.
Earlier, Bahrain had already suspended entry for travelers from countries on its 'Red List' on all flights in May, the list included India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Nepal and Vietnam.
The authority said that the entry of travelers from the red list countries will also include those transiting through the kingdom, but has excluded citizens and residents with valid residency visas from the ban.