In Abkhazia proposed to extend the closure of the border with Russia until July 15

Member of the coordinating office for the protection of the population from the coronavirus in Abkhazia, the Deputy of the Parliament of the Republic of alhas Jinjolia proposed to extend the closure of the border with Russia until July 15 because of the threat of the spread COVID-19, the correspondent of RIA Novosti news from the meeting of the staff.

"I propose to postpone the opening of the border until 15 July," he said.

In turn, the Deputy head of the presidential administration of Abkhazia, Gansukh Nanba offered to monitor the epidemiological situation in the Krasnodar region and closer to July 10 to make certain conclusions about whether or not to open the border.

"By July 10, it will be possible to draw certain conclusions about what caused those breaks in the Krasnodar region to serious negative consequences. If this whole period will take place without major outbreaks of foci of infection, then we will start to study the possibility of implementing those security measures open certain tourist sites, and to consider-in citizens with tourist purposes with certain conditions," he says.

Abkhazia has extended the closures and restrictive measures because of the coronavirus until July 1. From March 28 to April 20 in Abkhazia acted in a state of emergency, and the Gagra and Gal districts to use the border areas the curfew. On may 15 in the Republic allowed the movement of intercity transport, earned food service establishments. Since June 15 allowed to hold mass, cultural, sports, entertainment, exhibition, wedding, gala and other events. The ban on carrying out tourist and excursion activities.

World health organization March 11 announced the outbreak of a new coronavirus infection COVID-19 pandemic. According to the latest who data, the world revealed more than 9.8 million cases, more than 495 thousand people died. The total number of identified cases of coronavirus in Abkhazia is 38, recovered - 33. One patient at the age of 95 years died.

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