Turkey Halts Flights From Brazil due to new COVID-19 Variant

Turkey previously stopped flights from Britain, the Netherlands, Denmark and South Africa because of the more transmissible mutated coronavirus variant.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Turkish Health Minister Fahrettin Koca said that Turkey has temporarily halted flights from Brazil due to the rise in the more infectious COVID-19 variant, Trend reports citing Daily Sabah.

Turkey previously stopped flights from Britain, the Netherlands, Denmark and South Africa because of the more transmissible mutated coronavirus variant.

Brazil was added to this list on Friday, January 22nd, Koca announced on Twitter.

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