The Ministry has recorded two more COVID related deaths, bringing the total to 163. In its daily press briefing, the Ministry also stated that 223 new cases were recorded in the last 24 hours, the highest daily count to date. There are currently 150 patients in the hospital.
White House COVID-19 Response Coordinator Jeff Zients caused quite a stir on Monday when he announced the latest US travel guidelines. Come early November, all foreign adult travellers need to be fully vaccinated to enter the USA by air. The new policy doesn’t apply to land crossings.