Franz Hörl, of local opposition People's Party, said he had no problem with tougher rules for countries such as Britain, labelled "virus variant areas".
Labour's Nick Thomas-Symonds said the move was a “sorry indication of the lack of progress" the government has made on the US trade deal.
Inger Støjberg was sentenced to 60 days in prison over accusations she violated the European conventions on human rights.
Ukraine has accused Russia of gathering tens of thousands of soldiers for a potential large-scale military conflict as early as next year.
Jacinda Ardern's island nation plans to be smoke-free within four years.
Israel says the closures are needed to prevent Hamas from expanding its military capabilities, while the Palestinians and rights groups view it as a form of collective punishment.
The most heavily Republican parts of the country had death rates six times higher than the bluest counties.
The new intelligence finding estimates the Russians are planning to use an estimated 175,000 troops and almost half of them are already deployed along various points near Ukraine’s border.
Over-60s who refuse jabs will be fined €100 every month, with cash going to the Greek health service.