Japan introduced Monday it’s going to droop entry of all foreign visitors from around the globe as a brand new coronavirus variant spreads.
Prime Minister Fumio Kishida mentioned the measure will take impact Tuesday.
The choice means Japan will restore border controls that it eased earlier this month for short-term business visitors, foreign college students and staff.
Over the weekend, Japan tightened entry restrictions for individuals arriving from South Africa and eight different international locations, requiring them to bear a 10-day quarantine interval at government-designated services.
Many international locations have moved to tighten their borders after the brand new omicron variant of the coronavirus was present in a quantity of nations.