Ireland extends visa-free travel ban from South Africa for foreseeable future
Ireland has extended the travel ban it imposed because of Covid-19 indefinitely. South Africa and all South American countries are most affected. — The Irish government announced the extension of the visa-free travel ban, which affects South Africa and all South American countries, amid concerns around the Covid-19 pandemic. Helen McEntee, Ireland’s justice minister, indicated the travel ban will remain in place until it is no longer required for public health reasons.