Indonesians arriving from Wuhan are sprayed with antiseptic at Hang Nadim Airport in Batam, Indonesia, on Sunday. Photo: APIndonesians arriving from Wuhan are sprayed with antiseptic at Hang Nadim Airport in Batam, Indonesia, on Sunday. Photo: AP
Indonesians arriving from Wuhan are sprayed with antiseptic at Hang Nadim Airport in Batam, Indonesia, on Sunday. Photo: AP

Coronavirus: Indonesia evacuates citizens, stops flights from China

  • The 238 evacuees – including one foreigner – were airlifted by the military to the remote Natuna Islands where they will undergo two weeks of quarantine
  • Also on Sunday, Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi announced flights to and from mainland China will be temporarily stopped

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic: All stories
Indonesians arriving from Wuhan are sprayed with antiseptic at Hang Nadim Airport in Batam, Indonesia, on Sunday. Photo: APIndonesians arriving from Wuhan are sprayed with antiseptic at Hang Nadim Airport in Batam, Indonesia, on Sunday. Photo: AP
Indonesians arriving from Wuhan are sprayed with antiseptic at Hang Nadim Airport in Batam, Indonesia, on Sunday. Photo: AP
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