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Embassy of SwedenLusaka, Zambia

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Extension of temporary entry ban to Sweden until 31 August 2020 and easing of restrictions for more travellers

02 Jul 2020

To mitigate the effects of the spread of COVID-19 and reduce the outbreak, a temporary ban on entry to the EU via Sweden is in force. The Government today decided to extend the entry ban until 31 August 2020. At the same time, the Government decided to ease the restrictions for more travellers. Today's decision was taken following a Council of the European Union recommendation.

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Last updated 02 Jul 2020, 4.02 PM