Kuwait has banned its residents who are yet to receive the Covid-19 vaccine from traveling abroad. The restriction takes effect on May 22.
The information was publicized by the Ministry of Information, citing a decision made by Kuwait’s cabinet.
According to multiple reports, the ban does not include people in age groups ineligible to receive vaccinations.
Meanwhile, in the same statement, it confirmed that non-Kuwaiti residents are still not allowed to enter the country as of this moment.
So far, the Gulf country has registered more than 276,500 Covid-19 cases since last year.