The Ministry of Interior on Tuesday announced a temporary suspension for entry to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has been enforced on non-citizens, diplomats, health practitioners, and their families coming from 20 countries.
As per the update from the ministry, the temporary suspension will come into force on 03 February 2021 at 21:00 pm.
Here’s a list of all the 20 countries from where entry would be barred into the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
|18||United Arab Emirates (UAE)|
|19||United Kingdom (UK) and|
|20||United States of America (USA)|
The temporary suspension includes whoever comes from other countries if he/she passed through any of the aforementioned countries during the 14 days preceding the request to enter the Kingdom.
The source added that the citizens, diplomats, health practitioners, and their families coming from the aforementioned countries or those who transited any of those countries during the 14 days preceding their return to the Kingdom will enter the Kingdom following the precautionary measures imposed by the Ministry of Health.
Earlier, the ministry on Jan 08 announced that it will lift the temporary travel ban and resume all international flights From 31st March 2021 But, last week the country has also postponed the plan to reopening its land, sea, and air borders for travel till May 17.