Mongolia extends heightened state of readiness until July 15 www.xinhuanet.com
June 30 (Xinhua) -- Mongolia has extended its heightened state of readiness until July 15 amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the government's press office said Tuesday.
As no local transmissions or deaths have been reported in the country, service organizations such as cinemas and gaming centers will be reopened in stages to support the economy and keep jobs in place, the press office said.
As of Tuesday, Mongolia has confirmed a total of 220 COVID-19 infections, all of which were imported, mostly from Russia.
The country entered a heightened state of readiness on Feb. 12 to prevent the spread of COVID-19, including the suspension of international passenger flights. Enditem