Anna Populate: Dmitry Astakhov / RIA Novosti
International flights will be resumed in the absence of the likelihood of “re-export” coronavirus infection in Russia. This statement Thursday, June 18, was made by the head of Rospotrebnadzor Anna Popova, reports “Izvestia”.
So, according to her, the opening of all borders will be possible only when the authorities are confident there is no risk of spread of the disease.
Earlier in June, the Kremlin announced a resumption of flights between Russia and other countries. According to the special representative of the President on issues of environmental activities, environment and transport, Sergei Ivanov, transportation will be restored with the simultaneous consent of the majority of States.
8 June, Prime Minister of Russia Mikhail Mishustin announced that citizens were allowed to travel abroad to work, study, treatment, and care of relatives. In addition, the entrance and crossing the Russian border will be allowed and foreign nationals who planned to be treated in clinics.
Russia halted scheduled and Charter flights from other countries on March 27. With the exception of the flights organized for the return of Russians from abroad, as well as private flights on behalf of the government.
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