Measures against COVID-19 taken by the Government of Israel

Measures against COVID-19 taken by the Government of Israel

The Government of Israel has implemented enhanced screening and quarantine measures for travelers arriving to Israel to reduce the spread of COVID-19. Effective Thursday, March 12, 2020, at 20:00 (Israel time), foreign travelers, from all other countries aside from those listed below will be required to remain in home quarantine until 14 days have passed since the date of entry; non-Israeli residents will be required to prove they have the means to self-quarantine to be admitted into Israel. This restriction is immediate for Israeli citizens and residents. Hotels may refuse to honor reservations for individuals in quarantine. Transportation options from the airport to any location may be limited. Restrictions are continually being updated by the Government of Israel.
The Israeli Population and Immigration Authority will deny entry to any person who is not an Israeli resident or citizen who has traveled in the last 14 days to:
China, South Korea, Italy, Iran, Iraq, Syria, and Lebanon (applies to connecting flights in these locations)
Thailand, Hong Kong, Singapore, Macau, Japan, France, Germany, Switzerland, Spain, Austria, San Marino, Andorra, and Egypt.
In addition, on March 9, 2020, the Israeli Ministry of Health instructed anyone who has visited the West Bank cities of Bethlehem etc, in the last 14 days to enter home quarantine according to the Israeli Ministry of Health’s instructions.
Visit the Israeli Ministry of Health’s COVID-19 website for updated information and self-quarantine instructions in Israel.…/Language/ar
Travelers should be prepared for travel restrictions to be put into effect with little or no advance notice. Travelers may be subjected to screening at airports or ports of entry. Flights into or out of Israel may be cancelled with little or no advance notice.
Check with your airlines or cruise lines regarding any updated information about your travel plans and/or restrictions.
In case of fever of 38C or higher, cough, trouble breathing, or other respiratory symptoms within 14 days after close contact with a confirmed patient, call the Emergency Services Hotline in Israel (dial 101).

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