MOFA: 13 countries banned from entering Iraq

Friday 06th March 2020 - 19:38

MOFA: 13 countries banned from entering Iraq

INA – BAGHDAD

Iraqi Ministry of Foreign Affairs decided on Friday, to ban the entry of 13 countries to Iraq.

"The entry of foreign arrivals from Turkey, France, Spain and Nigeria to Iraq has been banned," said Foreign Ministry spokesman Ahmed al-Sahaf in a statement to Iraqi News Agency INA.

He added that the number of countries whose citizens are prohibited from entering Iraq has reached 13, noting that the diplomatic and official delegations are excluded from the ban.