U.K. Dropped From Abu Dhabi Travel ‘Green List’ as Cases Spike
The U.K. has been removed from Abu Dhabi’s ‘Green List,’ meaning travelers from the country will now need to quarantine on arrival in the Middle Eastern city.
The move comes as coronavirus cases rise in the U.K. The number of confirmed infections of the delta strain, first identified in India, has tripled in a week to 42,323. Prime Minister Boris Johnson is now less hopeful he will be able to lift England’s restrictions as planned on June 21.
Britain and the UAE have among the world’s fastest vaccine programs, but both countries have seen cases rise over the past month.
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