About 20 tourists who have arrived from South Africa and Namibia in Domodedovo do not want to go to the observatory tourists for six hours refuse to go to the observatory for mandatory quarantine. This is reported by the SHOT Telegram channel.
According to the channel, out of 170 arriving tourists, about 20 Russians are not ready to go to mandatory quarantine in Sergiev Posad – they declare that they will be at the airport until they are will be allowed to go home.
One of the tourists said that a police officer had arrived at the airport. According to the Russian, all people are ready to undergo additional PCR tests to be released.
Mandatory 14-day quarantine for those arriving from the Republic of South Africa and neighboring countries was introduced in Russia on December 2. The head of Rospotrebnadzor, Anna Popova, said that there are not many tourists who should go to self-isolation. Rostourism reports that several hundred Russians are in South Africa.
A new strain of coronavirus under the code B.1.1.529 was detected in South Africa on November 11, isolated cases were also recorded in Japan, Canada, Spain, Sweden, Egypt, Austria and other countries.