RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Portuguese government decided to suspend all flights with Brazil as of Friday because of the surge in Covid-19 infections and the detection of new strains - according to a statement released on Wednesday, January 27th.
"The government decided to suspend flights to and from Brazil as of January 29th, considering the evolution of the pandemic worldwide," the note states.
"All flights are suspended until February 14th, commercial or private, from all airlines", added the text.
Only European Union citizens and residents will be allowed to continue traveling between Brazil and Portugal, provided they present a . . .