Bulgaria intends to make the COVID-19 test mandatory for all travelers
During this day, the Bulgarian authorities are discussing a new restrictive measure for all those who want to cross its border. Specifically, Bulgaria intends to introduce the mandatory COVID-19 test for all travelers.
Health Minister Kostandin Angelov wants to take tougher measures to limit the spread of new strains reported in Europe and globally.
"Today we will take action to introduce mandatory COVID-19 PCR testing for all travelers wishing to enter the country, including the European Union," Angelov was quoted as saying at a government meeting. Reuters.
Bulgaria has seen a significant drop in new infections in recent weeks and plans to ease some restrictions and reopen schools, shopping malls and gyms from 4 February.
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