Lebanon Prohibits Visiting Beaches, Restaurants Without Vaccination Certificate
BEIRUT (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 31st July, 2021) The Lebanese tourism ministry on Friday banned people from visiting beaches and restaurants without COVID vaccination certificates.
"The ministry has issued the circular obligating tourist sites, hotels, restaurants, cafes and other facilities administered by the ministry to ensure operation without any risks of the COVID-19 spread by limiting entry for individuals aged over 16 years without certificates on the vaccination. Visiting with IgG [antibodies] test results and QR-code proving that the disease occurred earlier is permitted," the statement read.
Lebanon has so far registered 560,396 COVID-19 cases and 7,900 deaths caused by the disease. Since early July, the country has been witnessing another spike in the number of daily cases.