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Brazil opens the air border for foreigners

Brazilian authorities decided to open the entry via air border for foreign citizens, follows from the document published in the official newspaper of the government.

The air border remained closed to all foreigners since the end of March because of the situation with coronavirus.

"Foreign passengers arriving in the country for a short period up to 90 days, must before planting to provide the transport company proof of health insurance valid in Brazil and covering the entire period of travel," - the document says.

It is noted that the ban on entry via land and water borders remains in force for 30 days. In addition, closed for international flights until further notice will remain airports in five States: Mato Grosso do Sul, paraíba, rondônia, Rio Grande do Sul and Tocantins.

The number of new detected cases COVID-19 in Brazil for the last day amounted to more than 69 thousand in total caught 2 552 265 people. Died 90 134 with the identified coronavirus. Recovered more than 1.7 million people. Brazil is in second place in the world in the number of cases COVID-19 and deaths.

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 16.5 million cases, more than 656 thousand people died.

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