Minister of Roads and Urban Development Mohammad Eslami said on Sunday that Iran placed travel ban on 39 countries amid the fourth wave of coronavirus pandemic in Iran.
Kuwait has expanded its ban on inbound and outbound commercial flights to 31 countries due to the continuing coronavirus pandemic, the civil aviation authority said.
The US House of Representatives passed legislation to repeal President Donald Trump’s controversial travel ban in a 233-183 vote along party lines on Wednesday.
President Donald Trump has said he will sign an executive order suspending all immigration to the US as the coronavirus crisis deepens.
The spokesperson for the Iran administration unveiled new travel restrictions and bans as part of the efforts against the spread of the coronavirus.
Kyrgyzstan Foreign Ministry has slammed the latest US move to impose travel restrictions on citizens of more countries.
Countries stepped up travel restrictions on arrivals from China on Friday after a global health emergency was declared over a viral virus that has killed 213 people.