Denmark bans flights from UAE for 5 times owing to unreliable coronavirus assessments

  • On Friday, Denmark’s Transport Ministry announced that they will be halting all flights from United Arab Emirates for 5 times.

Reuters, Copenhagen

Released ON JAN 22, 2021 04:23 PM IST

Denmark has halted all flights arriving from the United Arab Emirates for 5 days owing to likely unreliable coronavirus tests in Dubai, Denmark’s transportation ministry explained on Friday.

The travel limitations adhere to suspicions that coronavirus assessments that can be acquired in Dubai in advance of departure are not trustworthy, the ministry stated, introducing it had taken the determination following a specific suggestion-off, devoid of elaborating.

Denmark before this month produced it required for travellers to exhibit a unfavorable take a look at from the past 24 several hours on arrival from all nations around the world.

Several Danish stars, which include previous footballer Niklas Bendtner, were criticized before this month after Danish media described they experienced travelled to Dubai on holiday irrespective of the governing administration advising against heading overseas to limit the distribute of the coronavirus.

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