Sends Second Evacuation Plane to Get Its Citizens out of LiberiaThough Liberia has very few cases of Covid-19 compared to the United States, the U.S. Government has for the second time sent a chartered flight for its citizens desirous of leaving LiberiaMONROVIA – The Embassy of the United States in Liberia has announced the arrival of a second charted flight to evacuate its citizens from Liberia though the country has reported only three confirmed cases of Covid-19. The first flight which left last Wednesday was a chartered medical flight with limited capacity that gave preference to the elderly. Though it was announced that there would be Covid-19 patients onboard, the Embassy said it was not transporting any Covid-19 patient from Liberia and that the Embassy does not speak on the health status of citizens and staff due to privacy issues. Wednesday’s flight is bound for Dulles International Airport near Washington D. C.All passengers will need to reimburse the U.S. Government for the flight at a later date. “You must sign a promissory note for approximately $1,300 before boarding.
Source: Front Page Africa March 31, 2020 06:56 UTC