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Lithuania bans flights from UK over coronavirus mutation

Monday, December 21, 2020

The Lithuanian government decided to halt all passenger flights from the UK where a new more transmittable strain of the coronavirus has been detected. The flight ban comes into effect at 4:00 on Monday morning and will be in effect until December 31. This will not affect any scheduled flights from Lithuania to the UK, however, Transport Minister Marius Skuodis said during an emergency cabinet meeting. Lithuania’s ministers held the…