June 10, 2022

CDC moves Caribbean island from low travel risk to high for Covid-19

(CNN) — After downgrading the risk level of many of the world’s top destinations last week in conjunction with an overhaul of its travel assessments, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention added just one location to its “high” risk category on Monday.The tiny Caribbean island of Saba — a special municipality of the Netherlands known for its rugged hiking terrain and having the world’s shortest commercial runway — was moved up to Level 3.The Level 3 “high” risk category is now the top rung in terms of risk level.