Sudan stops visas and flights for 8 countries including Egypt over coronavirus -statement

by Reuters
Thursday, 12 March 2020 18:11 GMT

KHARTOUM, March 12 (Reuters) - Sudan stopped visa issuances and flight services to eight countries including neighbour Egypt and Italy over fears of the coronavirus outbreak, a government statement said on Thursday.

Sudan will also halt bus trips to Egypt, the statement said. (Reporting by Khaled Abdelaziz and Hesham Abdul Khalek Writing by Ulf Laessing Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)

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