“I have convened the commission of the ministers only to close the flight connections. Since yesterday’s meeting, the mutation of the virus is found in many countries and it is clear for us that it is the beginning of very quick spread,” Netanyahu said.
Earlier, Prime Minister of the UK Boris Johnson stated that a new coronavirus strain was identified in the UK.
The World Health Organization urged Europeans to strengthen approaches to control and prevent the spread of the virus due to the appearance of a new strain of coronavirus in some European countries.
Besides, the new variant of coronavirus is observed in the Netherlands, Denmark and Australia.