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The President of Abkhazia Aslan Bzhania has signed the decree about prolongation of the closure of the borders with Russia until July 1. About it reported in a press-service of the Abkhazian chapters, reports “Interfax”.
The prohibition applies to foreign citizens and persons without citizenship, in addition to the employees of diplomatic institutions, border control officials of the FSB of Russia, employees of the United Russian military base, as well as engaged in international cargo transport drivers and train drivers of freight trains.
Abkhazia has closed the border with Russia 9 APR. Two days before this, the Republic confirmed its first case of infection with coronavirus.
Only in Abkhazia was identified 37 patients, most of them cadets of military schools, who had returned from Moscow. 27 of them have already recovered, one person died.
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