Reuters YB / PKP
The Moroccan authorities decided to temporarily suspend flights with 9 countries, starting from Monday night, due to epidemiological developments related to the discovery of new strains of the Corona virus.
The newspaper “Hespress” said that the matter is related to the suspension of flights back and forth with Austria, Portugal, Sweden, the Czech Republic, Ukraine, Germany, the Netherlands, Switzerland and Turkey.
In addition to the aforementioned countries, South Africa, Denmark, Britain, Australia, Brazil, New Zealand and Ireland, with which Morocco decided earlier to suspend flights with them back and forth.
The suspension of these flights comes after the Ministry of Health announced on Saturday the identification of 21 new mutants of the British strain.
The ministry indicated that the genomic monitoring device has not yet discovered any type of South African or Brazilian mutation of the Coronavirus in Morocco.