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UK to remove all countries from Covid travel red list from Wednesday (timeslive.co.za)Britain will get rid of all eleven countries from its Covid-19 travel red list from Wednesday due to the fact there is community transmission of Omicron, fitness secretary Sajid Javid instructed parliament.

The 11 countries which will be removed from the list are Angola, Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, <a class=SA, Zambia and Zimbabwe. File photo."/>

The British government delivered the southern African countries to its crimson list in late November, which means entry turned into simplest allowed to UK residents or residents who need to quarantine in a motel in a bid to gradual the spread of the Omicron variant.


“Now that there is community transmission of Omicron inside the UK and Omicron has spread so broadly internationally, the travel crimson list is less effective in slowing the incursion of Omicron from overseas,” Javid said.


“While we are able to hold our brief checking out measures for international journey we will be casting off all 11 international locations from the journey red listing effective from 4am the following day.”


Britain requires all inbound visitors to take either a PCR or a speedy lateral float check a maximum of forty eight hours earlier than departure.


Transport secretary Grant Shapps stated those trying out measures might be reviewed in the first week of January.


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“As always, we preserve all our journey measures beneath evaluate and may impose new restrictions need to there be a want to achieve this to shield public health,” he stated on Twitter.


The eleven countries that allows you to be removed from the list are Angola, Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, SA, Zambia and Zimbabwe

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