Saudi Arabia imposes 24-hour curfew in Riyadh and other cities

Reuters |
Published: 04.07.20 , 08:08
Saudi Arabia imposed on Monday a 24-hour curfew in the capital Riyadh and a number of cities effective immediately and until further notice, as a precautionary measure against coronavirus spread, state news agency (SPA) reported.
The cities are Tabuk, Dammam, Dhahran, Al-Hofuf, Jeddah, Taif, Al-Qatif, Al-Khobar. Entry and exit between cities is still under ban.
Residents are allowed to leave their houses only for essential needs inside their residential area, and between 6 am and 3 pm only, SPA added.