Greece suspends Qatar flights after a number of constructive COVID-19 exams


Greece on Tuesday stated it’s suspending all flights to and from Qatar till June 15, after 12 out of 91 passengers in a Qatar Airways flight from Doha that landed in Athens on Monday examined constructive for COVID-19.

“Following these epidemiological facts, flights from and to Qatar are suspended until June 15,” the Greek civil safety authority stated in a press release.

All passengers within the flight to Athens’ International Airport had been examined and quarantined in lodges till they received their outcomes again, following the present well being protocols.

Those who examined constructive might be in quarantine for 14 days, and people who examined adverse will stay in quarantine for seven days and might be retested.

Among those that had been discovered constructive to the virus had been two Greek nationals coming from Australia, 9 Pakistani nationals who’ve a Greek residence allow, and one Japanese nationwide, member of a Greek-Japanese household.