CORONAVIRUS | Iran’s Coronavirus Deaths Rise To 1,566; Total Infections Exceeds 20,000 – Health Ministry

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Iran’s death toll from the coronavirus outbreak rose on Saturday by more than 100 to 1,566, and the total number of people infected now exceeds 20,000, a health ministry official said. Iran, one of the countries most affected by the pandemic outside of China, reported on Friday a death toll … Continue reading CORONAVIRUS | Iran’s Coronavirus Deaths Rise To 1,566; Total Infections Exceeds 20,000 – Health Ministry

TRAVEL ALERT | Saudi Health Ministry: 128 Citizens Disclosed Their Trip To Iran

RIYADH | The Saudi Health Ministry said that by Saturday morning a total of 128 Saudi citizens had disclosed that they had visited Iran. The ministry said in a statement that 26 of them have returned to the Kingdom while 95 remain in Iran. Another seven citizens are in other countries, the statement added. The … Continue reading TRAVEL ALERT | Saudi Health Ministry: 128 Citizens Disclosed Their Trip To Iran

Breaking News | Saudi Arabia Calls On Citizens To Declare Iran Visits Over Coronavirus Concerns

RIYADH – Saudi Arabia on Friday called on citizens to declare visits to Iran in the past 14 days, as part of measures to contain the coronavirus outbreak, according to a statement by the kingdom’s civil aviation authority. Members of the kingdom’s Shi’ite minority tend to keep their visits to Iran secret as a bitter … Continue reading Breaking News | Saudi Arabia Calls On Citizens To Declare Iran Visits Over Coronavirus Concerns

Breaking News | Saudi Arabia Denounces Iran For Accepting Saudi Visitors Amid Coronavirus

RIYADH – Saudi Arabia denounced Iran for granting Saudi citizens entry amid the coronavirus outbreak and urged it to reveal the identities of all Saudi national how had visited since the start of February, a government statement said on Thursday. The statement, which cited an unnamed official, urged Saudi citizens who are currently in Iran … Continue reading Breaking News | Saudi Arabia Denounces Iran For Accepting Saudi Visitors Amid Coronavirus

CORONAVIRUS ALERT | New York State Confirms First Coronavirus Case: Governor Cuomo

BUCHAREST | ROMANIA - - New York state has confirmed its first coronavirus test, Governor Andrew Cuomo said on Twitter Sunday evening, calling on residents to remain calm and not have any ‘undue anxiety’. Cuomo said the patient is a woman in her 30s who contracted the virus while traveling abroad in Iran. He said … Continue reading CORONAVIRUS ALERT | New York State Confirms First Coronavirus Case: Governor Cuomo

TRAVEL ALERT | UAE Suspends All Flights With Iran Over Coronavirus Outbreak

DUBAI | The United Arab Emirates has suspended all flights to and from Iran for at least a week due to the spread of the new coronavirus in the Islamic republic, state news agency WAM reported, citing a directive from the Gulf Arab state’s aviation authority. The suspension affects passenger and cargo flights of UAE … Continue reading TRAVEL ALERT | UAE Suspends All Flights With Iran Over Coronavirus Outbreak