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Israel and Bahrain hail ‘world's first' deal for mutual Covid-19 vaccine passport scheme allowing quarantine-free travel

18 days ago   |   By RT

A new bilateral agreement has been reached between Bahrain and Israel to mutually recognize each other's Covid-19 vaccine documentation, the countries' foreign ministries have announced.
Under the deal, dubbed the “first of its kind”, travelers from either state who have received a recognized vaccine against Covid-19 will be exempt from quarantine upon their arrival.
The agreement covers vaccination certificates and Israel's so-called “green pass,” which allows those who have been immunized to visit restaurants, gyms and other public places.
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Vaccine Passports: Israel, Bahrain Reach Landmark Agreement

Vaccine Passports: Israel, Bahrain Reach Landmark Agreement

18 days ago   |   By NPR

"This is the most effective way to enable movement of people between countries," an Israeli official says. Israel says this is the world's first bilateral agreement on COVID-19 vaccine passports. (Image credit: Giuseppe Cacace/AFP via Getty Images)
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