Egypt to halt flights from Thursday to halt spread of coronavirus

Egypt to halt flights from Thursday to halt spread of coronavirus
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  • calendar-gray 16 March 2020

Egypt will halt all air traffic from its airports starting Thursday until March 31 to prevent the spread of coronavirus, Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly said on Monday, APA reports citing Reuters.

Egypt will sanitize hotels during the closure, he said in a televised news conference, adding that tourists currently staying in the country would be able to complete their vacation.

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