Slovakia to Close International Airports and Halt Cross-border Buses & Trains

M.R. Stefanik Airport in Bratislava. (Photo by TASR)

Bratislava, March 12 (TASR) – All three international airports in Slovakia are to be shut down as of Friday, while border checks will be stepped up and both international bus and train transport will be halted as well, Prime Minister Peter Pellegrini stated after the meeting of the central crisis management team on Thursday.

Meanwhile, All schools in Slovakia will be shut down for 14 days as of Monday, March 16.