Another 700 citizens returned to Ukraine on evacuation flights
On Friday, nearly 700 Ukrainians arrived by plane from Germany, the Netherlands, Egypt and Britain at Boryspil airport.
This was reported by the press service of the Ministry of the Interior.
“Over the past day, Boryspil Airport has taken five passenger flights – from Hamburg, Frankfurt, Amsterdam, Sharjah and London. Border guards at the separate checkpoint in Kiev have released nearly 700 Ukrainian citizens who arrived by these planes, “the statement said.
It should be noted that, without fail, the border guards checked the temperature of each passenger. “No feverish person has been found. In addition, none of the passengers complained about well-being, “said the interior minister.
It should be noted that, without exception, all passengers installed the “DIY at home” mobile application and undertook to self-isolate at the addresses indicated there.
It is specified that the introduction of the necessary information by citizens in the mobile application “DIY House” of border guards checked during passport control.
The Interior Ministry also noted that in general during the last day, the border guards issued 13.5 thousand citizens for entry and exit.
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As noted, the Cabinet of Ministers introduced quarantine in Ukraine on March 12 to combat the spread of COVID-19 coronavirus infection. In particular, commercial establishments were closed, with the exception of grocery stores, pharmacies, petrol stations and banks. Work suspended in the Kiev, Kharkov and Dnipro metros, land transport in cities, interurban and interregional automobile, rail and air services has been halted.
Since March 28, Ukraine has completely closed the border for scheduled flights, including aviation.
At the same time, from April 7, it is prohibited to cross the border on foot. You can only enter the territory of Ukraine by car. 19 checkpoints are open to passage.
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru