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Sweden extends temporary entry ban until December 22

Christian Fernsby ▼ | October 23, 2020
Authorities in Sweden have decided to extend the temporary ban on entry to the European Union via Sweden until December 22, in a bid to mitigate the effects of the spread of the coronavirus pandemic, the country’s government has announced.
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The entry ban was imposed on March 19 and was supposed to be effective for 30 days at first. However, due to the coronavirus pandemic situation, such a decision has been continually extended, under the European Commission recommendations, reports.

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“The COVID-19 virus is a matter of international concern that requires cross-border cooperation and coordinated measures. Today’s decision is in line with the EU Commission and the Council of the European Union recommendation to the EU Member States,” Sweden’s government statement reads.