Embassy in Moscow, said the rules of entry of Russians in Switzerland

The Embassy of Switzerland in Moscow told RIA Novosti, who will be able to arrive in the country after the resumption of flights.

The diplomatic mission noted that the entrance is open to the following groups:

The information on the resumption of issuing visas to Russians yet. The visa section of the Embassy of Switzerland and the office of the partner center TLS Russia remain closed for visitors.

Earlier in the operational headquarters for the fight against coronavirus reported that flights between Russia and Switzerland will resume on August 15. Flights from Moscow to Geneva and back will be operated once a week.

Before that, Russia is allowed to fly to three more countries: Turkey, the United Kingdom and Tanzania. In addition, today opened the border with Abkhazia, which already came the first Russian tourists.

The pandemic coronavirus Russia from March 27 stopped regular and Charter flights with other countries. The only exception was the flight that the Russians are trafficked from abroad (and foreigners — from Russia), as well as cargo, postal, sanitary, and others.

The Russian authorities have repeatedly stated that the date of the opening of the borders will be determined by the epidemiological situation. As noted by Deputy Prime Minister Tatiana Golikova, open flights will be in those countries where the incidence of COVID-19 does not exceed 40 cases per 100 thousand population, and average daily gain of infected is not more than one percent.

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