Tunisia Closes Border with Libya over Coronavirus Fears


The Tunisian Minister of Transport Anouar Maarouf announced on Monday that the Tunisian border with Libya has been closed due to fears of a Coronavirus outbreak.

Tunisia has reported 20 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 virus (commonly known as Coronavirus).
The country has also imposed restrictions on flights with some European countries and suspended sea travel.

Despite Libya not having any confirmed cases of Covid-19, authorities in the West and East have taken strict measures to prevent an outbreak.