“we Understand the desire of foreign partners to quickly return to the work of its tourism industry back to normal. However, I would like to warn the Russians from hasty planning departure on holiday abroad. In most of the resort remains fairly high prevalence of coronavirus infection”, – said on Smolensk square.

Speaking about the opening of borders for Russians in popular European tourist destinations, the Ministry said that while the threat of the spread COVID-19 on a global scale could not be overcome. Therefore, the decision on the resumption of regular passenger flights should be taken after careful consideration and taking into account the current epidemiological situation in Russia and in the world, concluded the Minister of the Russian Federation.