Lithuania adds Poland, Cyprus, Iceland, Netherlands to coronavirus affected countriesChristian Fernsby ▼ | August 8, 2020
Travellers from Poland and Cyprus are obliged to self isolate for 14 days due to the deteriorating epidemiological situation there, the Lithuania's Ministry of Health said on Friday.
Topics: Lithuania Poland Cyprus Iceland Netherlands
The decision will take effect on Monday.
AEuropean Union member states are on Lithuania's list of coronavirus-affected countries, where coronavirus infection rates exceed 16 new cases per 100,000 over the last two weeks. The list is updated every Monday.
The countries are Spain, France, Sweden, Belgium, Portugal, Romania, Austria, the Czech Republic, Switzerland, Bulgaria, Luxembourg, Croatia and Malta. According to the Ministry of Health, Lithuania had registered 2,194 COVID-19 cases by Friday morning. To date, 81 people have died from the coronavirus and 1,658 have recovered. ■