UK to introduce 14-day quarantine for international arrivals

Police patrol the seafront at Southend beach during hot and sunny weather in Southend, Essex, Britain. UK's plan to introduce 14-day quarantine period is expected to come into force next month. – EPA pic, May 22, 2020.

BRITAIN is to introduce a quarantine period of 14 days for those arriving in the UK, Northern Ireland secretary Brandon Lewis confirmed today and said ministers would give details later.

“People who are coming to the UK will have to do quarantine,” Lewis told Sky news, saying the new rules would cover British citizens and those from elsewhere.

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