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UAE bans non-vaccinated Emiratis from flying out


Gulf Today, Staff Reporter

UAE will ban non-vaccinated citizens from travelling abroad starting from Jan.10, authorities have announced.  

The National Crisis & Emergency Management Authority (NCEMA) and MoFAIC UAE said, “Ban on Travel on UAE citizens unvaccinated with COVID-19 vaccine, starting Jan.10, 2022, with a requirement to obtain the booster dose for the fully vaccinated. With an exemption for medically exempted from taking the vaccine, humanitarian & treatment cases.”


Travel is permitted for unvaccinated citizens from the following categories:

—Individuals medically exempted from taking vaccine.

—Humanitarian Cases

— Individuals travelling for medical and treatment purposes