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Greece has banned flights from Qatar due to the outbreak of coronavirus

Greece has banned the flights with Qatar until June 15, after the day before at 12 passengers arriving on a flight from Doha was positive tests for coronavirus, said in a release sent to RIA Novosti the message of the General Secretariat of civil protection.

The airline Qatar Airlines from Doha to Athens international airport "Eleftherios Venizelos" was held a scheduled inspection of all 91 passengers to the presence of the virus COVID-19 with positive results were 12 of them.

According to sensecertainty nine "positive" passengers - the citizens of Pakistan with a residence permit in Greece, two Greek citizen of Australia and a citizen of Japan, member of the Greek-Japanese family.

According to the current Protocol for individuals entering the country, all passengers after checking moved to the quarantine hotel, where "positive" will remain at 14 days, and the remainder in seven days as contacts of high and low risk. For them the test will be repeated after seven days.

"Please note that after these epidemiological data, flights to Qatar and it will be suspended until 15 June 2020", – stated in the message.

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