13 March 2020 – Commercial flights to and from the country to be suspended

Type of Intervention: Executive Order
Sectors Involved: Immigration
Intervention Categories: International travel measures
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency: Government

Overview: All commercial flights to and from the country (with the exception of cargo flights) will be suspended from until further notice to prevent further spread of the ongoing outbreak of coronavirus disease (COVID-19). Flight arrivals at Kuwait International Airport (KWI) will be restricted to Kuwaitis and their “first degree relatives.”
Full details here: https://www.garda.com/crisis24/news-alerts/321866/kuwait-government-suspends-all-commercial-flights-from-march-13-update-7

Type of Justification: No justification given