The Russian Border Administration has banned the passage of Crimeans to the mainland Ukraine

March 30, 2020

The Border Guard Administration of the FSB of Russia in Crimea decided that residents of the occupied peninsula and citizens of the Russian Federation will not be able to travel to the territory of the mainland Ukraine due to the spread of coronavirus infection. This was reported by the press service of the department.

“The exception are citizens who leave due to the death of a close relative, they are a subject to the presentation of a copy of a death certificate, as well as a document confirming the degree of kinship”,- the statement said.

The ministry emphasized that residents with Crimean registration will be able to enter the peninsula without restrictions.