Russia has become another country that will ban all foreign travel. People from other regions will not be able to enter the country from March 18 to May 1.
Exceptions will be made for those who are travelling to attend funerals, for aircrews, for residents and for officials.
Currently, there are 93 reported cases of COVID-19 in Russia, 8 people have recovered, no deaths have been reported yet.
Overall, it is know about over 183,000 cases of the infection worldwide, over 7,178 people have already died. Europe is the epicenter of the pandemic now, while China — that was the original center of the outbreak — reported the slowdown of the virus spread.