Coronavirus: Kyrgyzstan bans entry to foreigners

Employees wearing protective face masks clean and disinfect a subway train, as part of measures to prevent the spread of coronavirus in Moscow, Russia, on March 16, 2020. (Reuters)

Kyrgyzstan has banned entry to all foreigners to safeguard against coronavirus, Deputy Prime Minister Altynai Omurbekova said on Tuesday.

Kyrgyzstan has reported no virus cases on its soil, although all its neighbors, except one, have infections.

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