MINSK, 18 April (BelTA) – More than 640 Ukrainian nationals came to Belarus over the weekend, most of them in transit through Poland, BelTA learned from the State Border Committee.
“From 6.00 on 15 April to 6.00 on 18 April 642 Ukrainians entered Belarus: 9 citizens of Ukraine arrived in Belarus from the territory of Ukraine, 537 Ukrainians came to Belarus transiting through Poland; 77 Ukrainians passed in transit through Lithuania, and 19 through Latvia. Belarus continues to provide the necessary assistance to people arriving from the Ukrainian territory,” the State Border Committee said.
Since 3 April foreign nationals arriving in Belarus due to the social and political situation in Ukraine, including those transiting through other countries, do not need to present the negative result of a PCR test to enter the country.
Belarusian checkpoints are operating in a routine mode.