Turkey eases quarantine restrictions on arrivals from abroad - Anadolu

by Reuters
Wednesday, 20 May 2020 11:16 GMT

ANKARA, May 20 (Reuters) - Turkey will ease existing 14-day quarantine restrictions for citizens coming from abroad as the country starts softening measures taken to stem spread of the coronavirus, state-owned Anadolu news agency reported on Wednesday.

Turkish citizens ferried from abroad were spending 14 days under quarantine in student dorms where they were monitored for possible symptoms of COVID-19 disease.

The people arriving on scheduled flights will go through medical check and will be monitored for 14 days at their homes. (Reporting by Tuvan Gumrukcu Writing by Ezgi Erkoyun Editing by Dominic Evans)

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