Thailand considering virus screening for travellers from Italy

Arrival area at the Passenger terminal of Bangkok Suvarnabhumi International Airport, Samut Prakan
Arrival area at the Passenger terminal of Bangkok Suvarnabhumi International Airport, Samut Prakan. Photo: Mattes.

Thailand may need to consider screening travellers arriving from Italy for coronavirus following a sharp rise in cases in the European country, health officials said [Read More…]

Italy won’t accept repatriation of migrants from European countries, warns minister

Refugees from North Africa in Lampedusa, Italy
Refugees from North Africa in Lampedusa, Italy. Image: Vito Manzari.

Italy won’t accept the repatriation of refugees from any European countries, the Italian interior minister, Matteo Salvini, said yesterday. Salvini warned of “shutting Italy’s airports” [Read More…]