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Non-Kuwaiti passengers from banned countries not allowed via transit

Sunday, August 2, 2020
Non-Kuwaiti passengers from banned countries not allowed via transit

The Directorate General of Civil Aviation announced that all non-Kuwaiti passengers from the 31 countries will be prohibited from entering the State of Kuwait, whether they came directly from those countries or "transit" through other countries unless they settle in those non-prohibited countries for 14 days.

After 14 days in the non-prohibited country, the passenger has to perform a PCR examination 72 hours before the flight.

On Saturday, the administration announced the ban on commercial aviation from 31 destinations, according to the health authorities' instructions, and given the situation and repercussions of the spread of the Covid 19 virus on high-risk countries. The list included India, Egypt, Lebanon, Iraq, Syria, Spain, and 26 other countries.

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Tuesday, August 4, 2020
well because of USA.... Kuwait was liberated from the Iraqi invasion on Kuwait.

Monday, August 3, 2020
So, the people stuck in India still can’t travel to Kuwait till 31st August?

Mamerro Jackson
Monday, August 3, 2020
Yes is true USA and Brazil are not on the ban list and are the 1st two nation''s with must cases don''t understand why?

Sunday, August 2, 2020
Again and again and again............!

Sunday, August 2, 2020
USA is not in the banned list of countries. US is the no. 1 leading cases of COVID-19 in the world and there''s no ban. That''s really strange !

Sunday, August 2, 2020
Kuwait should be applauded for promoting tourism for its neighbouring countries during the pandemic crisis. Really amazing PR campaign. Well done SOBs and hope other countries also follow this excellent example. I am am the Finance expert of my company.

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