Greece has banned the entry of citizens of Serbia until July 15 due to coronavirus

Greece has banned the entry of citizens of Serbia from 6 July to 15 July due to the deterioration of the epidemiological situation of coronavirus in the Balkan country, said Deputy spokesman of the Greek government Aristotelia of Peloni.

"Based on the analysis of epidemiological data, it was decided on the suspension Monday, July 6, from 06.00 and until July 15, the entry of citizens of Serbia to Greece via all points of entry. The only exception are substantial reasons for entry", - it is told in received RIA Novosti reported.

Greece is popular among the Serb area.

In Serbia, as in all the countries of the Western Balkans, last week recorded an increase in the incidence of coronavirus. As told RIA Novosti in the who country office in Belgrade, the reason is the weakening of restrictive measures by the authorities and their failure to citizens. According to the Ministry of health of Serbia for the previous day died, eight patients with COVID-19 identified 325 new infected, the authorities deploy a mobile hospital in the country's largest indoor arena and preorienting hospital. The total number infected since the beginning of the pandemic was 15 829 people, died only 306 patients. The maximum mortality rate of coronavirus in Serbia during the state of emergency from mid-March to early may ranged to less than 10 per day.

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