India, Russia and South Africa among 23 countries removed from mandatory hotel quarantine list
A country must be added to the list.
India, Russia and South Africa are among 23 countries that have been removed from Ireland’s mandatory hotel quarantine list.
On Friday evening, Health Minister Stephen Donnelly announced plans to add an additional country to the list of states designated for mandatory hotel quarantine and remove 23 of them.
India, Russia and South Africa have been removed from the list effective today, along with Bangladesh, Botswana, Cuba, Democratic Republic of Congo, Eswatini, Fiji , Georgia, Kazakhstan, Malaysia, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Pakistan, Paraguay, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Uganda, Uruguay and Zimbabwe.
Meanwhile, the additional country to add to the list is Ecuador.
Non-exempt passengers from the South American country will enter mandatory quarantine at the hotel starting at 4 a.m. on Tuesday.
Persons without valid proof of vaccination or recovery arriving in Ireland after having been or transited through designated states within the previous 14 days must enter mandatory quarantine at the hotel.
The list of states designated for mandatory hotel quarantine can be found on the government website.
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