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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Doha, Qatar
March 12, 2020

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Doha, Qatar

Location:  Qatar

Event:  There is an ongoing outbreak of Coronavirus (COVID-19) first identified in Wuhan, China.  The global public health threat posed by COVID-19 is high, with more than 80,000 reported cases worldwide.

The government of Qatar has implemented enhanced screening and quarantine measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19.  Travelers should be prepared for travel restrictions to be put into effect with little or no advance notice.

Visit the local government COVID-19 website for updated information.

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