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MFA: Greece closes the borders

Greece

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Diaspora announced that Greece will close its borders as a result of a 48-hour strike.

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced on Monday that according to the Greek customs service, crossing the border will only be allowed for pedestrians, without luggage and for people with serious health problems.

"The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Diaspora informs all citizens of the Republic of Kosovo that from tomorrow, April 2, 2024, starting at 06:00 a.m. until April 4, 2024, at 06:00 a.m. in the morning the borders of Greece will be closed, as a result of a 48-hour strike announced by the Greek customs service. The Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications informs its citizens that crossing the border will only be allowed for pedestrians, without luggage, and for persons with serious health problems", the Ministry's announcement states.

The authorities announced that Kosovo citizens can request additional information at the Office of Kosovo Interests in Athens.