Greece: Foreigners to cross the Promachonas point only after presenting negative PCR test, starting 15 July

Greece: Foreigners to cross the Promachonas point only after presenting negative PCR test, starting 15 July

By Joint Ministerial Decision (JMD) issued and to enter into force in Promachonas on Wednesday, July 15 at 00:01 until July 29, 2020 at 00:01, entry into Greek Territory from the border crossing of Promachonas will be allowed, provided that persons entering the Country:

a) have tested negative in a laboratory test to coronavirus COVID-19 via the PCR method performed by extracting oral or pharyngeal smear within the last seventy two (72) hours before their arrival in Greece. The test must have been carried out by reference laboratories of the country of origin or transit, or by public or private laboratories in that country, provided that these private laboratories have been certified by the competent national certification authority of the country.

b) hold a certificate of the results in English, which includes the name and passport number or identity of the person and which they will be required to present before the General Secretariat for Civil Protection and the National Agency for Public Health in charge of medical examinations. /ibna