DNR eased the skip mode, OSCE staff

The skip mode of the staff of the OSCE mission on the territory of the breakaway Donetsk national Republic on the background of the COVID-19 mitigated, mandatory isolation for them, canceled, said on Thursday the representative of DND in the contact group on the Donbas, foreign Minister of the Republic of Natalia Nikonorova.

Because of the threat of coronavirus in the DNR introduced the mode of increased readiness. The decree of the President of the Republic Denis Pushilin prohibited events, prohibited the entry of citizens without registration or confirmation of permanent residence, and for arrivals from countries identified by the staff to prevent the spread COVID-19 countries with unfavourable epidemiological situation, compulsory isolation for 14 days. In addition, DPR citizens were obliged to comply with social distance.

The Plenipotentiary representative of the DND said that in connection with the mitigation of high alert, introduced in the Republic because of COVID-19, it was decided to simplify the procedure of admission of the members of the mission on the territory of the Republic.

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 11.6 million cases, more than 539 thousand people died.

Recent data on the situation of COVID-19 in Russia and the world presented on the portal stopmanager.of the Russian Federation.