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Lebanon would open its border with Syria for two days for their citizens

The Lebanese authorities decided to open the land border with Syria, on 2 and 4 June for its citizens and members of their families wishing to return home, said Tuesday in a statement, the interior Ministry of Lebanon.

According to authorities, the border will be open from 9.00 to 16.00 for the citizens of Lebanon and close members of their families who are in Syria and want to return home.

Lebanon has closed its land border with Syria in early March in the framework of preventive measures to combat the spread of coronavirus. From 27 April, the authorities began a phase-out introduced because of the pandemic of limitations. Resumed work of public institutions and commercial enterprises. Opened restaurants, cafes, hotels and beaches. A curfew from June 1 operates from midnight until five in the morning. To date, continue to be closed doors of educational institutions. International airport in Beirut, according to preliminary data, should resume its work from June 21, tentatively at the end of June will earn seaports.

Today in Lebanon officially confirmed 1233 cases of infection, more than 700 citizens were cured.