UAE’s Etihad suspends flight to and from Rome, Milan due to coronavirus

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The UAE’s Etihad Airways announced on Friday the suspension of flights to and from Rome and Milan in Italy starting march 14.

The UAE confirmed on Thursday 11 new cases of the new coronavirus, raising the total number of cases in the country to 85.

The country’s Ministry of Health and Prevention has urged UAE citizens and residents to avoid travelling abroad due to the spread of the Covid-19 virus in multiple countries.

The Ministry stated that those who travel may face preventative measures upon their return to the UAE, including undergoing medical checks at the airport and a 14-day home quarantine.

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Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 09:57 - GMT 06:57
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