01 March 2020 – Temporary suspension of tourists from states with Covid-19 cases

This item is sourced from the CCCSL: CSH Covid-19 Control Strategies List co-ordinated by the Complexity Science Hub Vienna, Austria. We are in the process of gathering further information and aligning taxonomies for these items.

Intervention Categories: Surveillance and response measures; Detecting and isolating cases; International travel measures
Level of Jurisdiction: National

Overview: During its weekly session headed by the Premier Imad Khamis, the Cabinet approved preemptive measures for protection against Coronavirus that include temporarily suspending the entry of tourist groups from states that registered Coronavirus cases, in addition to maintaining effective application of the Health Ministry’s procedures to verify the health conditions of arrivals at all border crossing points.
Full details here: https://www.sana.sy/en/?p=187118