To guard themselves towards the coronavirus, many nations flip in on themselves. Closure of borders, suspension of air hyperlinks… Totally different strategies have been chosen throughout the planet to cease the unfold of the pandemic.
First suggested to keep away from touring to areas the place the virus (Covid-19) is actively circulating (the Ministry of Well being established a list of risk areas on his web site), whereas ready for the scenario to recuperate.
However France is itself a threat zone. French passport holder you might be subsequently suspect!
If you’re a resident of a rustic the place the coronavirus is absent or virtually absent, you’ve got an opportunity to have the ability to transfer extra simply. For this, you’ll want to convey your certificates of residence, proof of taxation, proof domicile (deed of possession, web and vitality invoice), as a lot as doable that may reveal to the authorities that you don’t dwell in France or in one of the countries said to be at risk. The ultimate resolution stays the prerogative of the customs officer who will management the border throughout your passage.
When you come from a rustic in danger and solely have a French passport, these are the nations the place you’ll be able to now not journey or with nice problem.
Italy is nearly reduce off from the world because of the containment measures regarding its residents. There aren’t any restrictions stopping you from crossing the border, however journey is proscribed all through the nation, aside from confirmed skilled causes or for important causes.
Portugal does not officially prevent the entry of tourists, but the country has declared a state of alert. Along with the closure of all academic institutions, together with universities, till no less than April 14, this plan offers for the limitation of entry to purchasing facilities, in addition to the discount of restaurant capability.
With greater than 5,000 sufferers and 130 lifeless, Spain is the second most affected nation in Europe and the federal government of Pedro Sanchez is getting ready to position its 47 million inhabitants in containment. From Monday, the Spanish will probably be referred to as to journey solely to go to work, purchase meals or go to the hospital.
If it’s not a query of closing the borders, it’s subsequently a territory in emergency scenario – restricted public transport, closed outlets, requisitioned factories – that French individuals would discover who determined to go to Spain from the following week.
The top of the Danish authorities introduced on March 13 the closure of the nation's borders to foreigners from Saturday March 14.
The Norwegian government has formalized this Saturday the upcoming closure of its ports and airports.
The Czech Republic
The Czech authorities has introduced that the nation's borders will probably be closed to foreigners wishing to enter the nation in addition to to Czechs wishing to journey overseas, as of Monday, March 16.
As of Saturday March 14, Poland has determined to shut its borders to overseas vacationers to stem the unfold of the virus. The borders are closed at first for ten days, with the potential of extension for a further 20 days, then for a month.
Friday March 13, Austria suspended its rail hyperlinks, virtually closed its land border with Italy and has since imposed well being checks on the entrance. Air hyperlinks with Italy, France, Spain and Switzerland are suspended. These restrictions are in impact for one week, after which an evaluation will probably be made.
Slovakia has introduced the virtually full closure of borders to foreigners, offering solely an exception for Poles.
Ukraine, which introduced its first coronavirus demise in simply three instances on Friday, will shut its borders to foreigners for no less than two weeks
German police are finishing up bolstered checks on the French border.
It is possible to go to Belgium however nightclubs, cafes and eating places are closed till April three. Excluding meals and pharmacy, shops should stay closed at weekends. Any gathering is prohibited.
Greece has not closed its borders however has introduced that it’s closing all of its outlets, cafes, eating places, in addition to its museums and archaeological websites.
After Italy, the Maltese authorities introduced the suspension of all their flights with France, Germany, Switzerland and Spain from March 11.
The Cypriot authorities have introduced that as of March 15, for a interval of 15 days, the nation's borders will probably be closed, aside from Cypriot residents.
On Friday, Turkey introduced the suspension for greater than a month of its flights with 9 European nations, together with France and Germany.
In america, with greater than 2,000 instances and no less than 47 deaths, Donald Trump has prohibited foreigners who’ve stayed in one of many 26 Schengen nations inside two weeks from coming into america. This measure is legitimate for thirty days from Friday March 13 at midnight.
Colombia has closed its border with Venezuela and refuses entry to its territory to vacationers who’ve stayed in Europe or Asia up to now 14 days.
In Paraguay, the Nationwide Directorate of Civil Aviation introduced Thursday the abolition from Saturday and till additional discover of direct flights from and to Europe.
Argentina, the place 31 instances have been recorded, introduced the suspension for 30 days of worldwide flights from probably the most affected nations. French nationals, just like the British or the Chinese language, are additionally imposed a quarantine of 14 days upon their entry into the territory.
Since March 12 and for an indefinite interval, the Guatemalan authorities have prohibited entry into the nation for vacationers who’ve transited by means of an inventory of nations together with France, Germany or South Korea within the 30 days previous their arrival.
Peru, the place 22 persons are contaminated with the coronavirus, suspended from Friday March 13 the arrival of flights from Europe and Asia.
In Bolivia, an Andean nation with out entry to the ocean the place three instances of coronavirus have been confirmed in individuals from Europe, the federal government has introduced the cancellation of all “flights to and from Europe” from Saturday 14 March.
Venezuela, which has additionally been going by means of a deep disaster for a number of years, introduced thesuspension of flights from Europe till April 15.
Just like the Germans and the Spanish, French vacationers are presently prohibited from coming into Jamaica.
From March 12, entry to the territory of El Salvador is prohibited for 30 days to all foreigners.
Saudi Arabia suspends all worldwide flights for a interval of two weeks, beginning on Sunday March 15.
The Jordanian authorities have determined to ban the entry into their territory of anybody arriving from France, Spain and Germany, excluding Jordanians.
Foreigners are now not allowed to enter Israel, besides those that show that they will keep in solitary confinement. They must observe a quarantine of two weeks.
From March 15, the entry into Qatari territory of passengers from France and Germany, no matter their nationality, is now not doable.
On March 11, Lebanese authorities introduced a ban on the entry of vacationers from a number of nations, together with France.
Till April 15, the sultanate suspended all vacationer visas for all foreigners.
Kuwait has suspended all industrial flights to and from Kuwait Metropolis Worldwide Airport “from Friday March 13 and till additional discover”.
In Iran, the place the epidemic is booming, virtually all worldwide airways have canceled or suspended their flights to or from the nation.
From Monday, tall people entering Beijing from outside the country will be transferred to an isolation center central for 14 days of statementstated Chen Bei, deputy secretary basic of the Beijing municipal authorities, because the nation struggles to stop additional imported instances.
“Some individuals had been asymptomatic after they arrived in Beijing, however had been confirmed (with the coronavirus) a number of days later when the signs began,” Chen stated in Beijing Information.
As a precaution, New Delhi this week adopted drastic measures to shut its borders. Nearly all visa issuances are suspended, stopping foreigners – with a number of exceptions – from coming into the nation.
The Vietnamese authorities have introduced that as of March 15, anybody coming from the Schengen space inside 14 days will probably be refused entry to Vietnamese territory.
Mongolia suspended all worldwide air and rail connections till March 28 inclusive.
The Russian authorities introduced to scale back from Monday March 16 the variety of air hyperlinks with the European Union. Since March 5, all French nationals arriving within the nation have additionally been topic to obligatory isolation for fourteen days.
Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan
Since this week, the French now not have the proper of entry to Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan.
Till March 29, all vacationers from France are prohibited from coming into Sri Lankan territory.
All individuals having traveled or transited in France, Germany, Spain and Italy over the past 14 days are prohibited from coming into Singapore.
Morocco, which counts solely eight instances, all of the sudden suspended its maritime and air hyperlinks with France this week. French nationals current within the nation will nonetheless be capable to return to France by aircraft, introduced this Sunday Jean-Yves Le Drian.
From Saturday March 14 and till April four, Tunisia has closed its maritime borders and severely restricts air providers with Europe and Egypt, requiring all vacationers from overseas to isolate themselves for 14 days upon arrival.
The nationwide airline Air Algérie has determined to considerably cut back its flights to and from France.
South Sudan has banned all flights from the primary affected nations till additional discover.