Consul of Ukraine in Montenegro was outraged by the opening of borders to the Russians

Ukrainian Consul in Montenegro Mikhail Shmatov protested the opening of borders for tourists from Russia, accusing the Republic's authorities of discrimination of Ukrainians.

"I am outraged that Russia immediately placed in the "green" zone without conditions. I remind you that Ukraine, which since the beginning of summer provides Montenegro the largest number of tourists, having 13 or 14 boards in a week, is limited rights," he wrote in his Facebook.

However, he acknowledged that the opening of borders Montenegro to the Russians was "a matter of time and economic feasibility"

"I very much hope that these discriminatory conditions for our citizens will be removed," concluded Shmatov.

Earlier, the national coordinating Council of the government of Montenegro (NKT) decided to include Russia in the "green list" of safe countries epidemiologically. While direct flights between Russia and Montenegro no. Earlier, the Russian authorities announced the resumption of air links with Turkey, Britain, Switzerland and Tanzania.

Together with Russia, the list includes Azerbaijan. Citizens of these countries allowed entry to Montenegro without any additional conditions in connection with COVID-19.

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