September 27, 2020

China cuts international flights, bars foreign residents

China cuts international flights, bars foreign residents

China will drastically cut its international flight routes and bar entry to returning foreigners based in the country to stem the spread of the coronavirus, authorities said Thursday. Foreigners living in China with valid visas and resident permits will be blocked from returning to the country after midnight Saturday, the foreign ministry said in a statement. “The suspension is a temporary measure that China is compelled to take in light of the outbreak situation,” it added.

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