South Africa says COP26 could 'collapse' over UK quarantine rules for red list countries

Credit: Sky News- Published 3 weeks ago
South Africa says it cannot "rule out" not attending the COP26 summit starting in Glasgow next month - adding that the current rules for delegates from COVID red list countries means the conference could "collapse".

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Published 3 weeks ago -  02:01
South African minister speaks out against UK's Covid arrivals rules
CNN’s Larry Madowo speaks with Naledi Pandor, South Africa’s Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, about her reaction to the UK keeping South Africa on its red list for arrivals as of October 4, 2021. This means that travelers arriving from South Africa - regardless of their vaccinations status - will face onerous entry requirements, including a mandatory minimum 10-day hotel quarantine at a cost of more than $3,000.

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