Sunday, November 8, 2009

Ukraine Closes All Borders To Slowakia Because Of Flu

BRATISLAVA - Slowakia has closed all but one border to Ukraine because of the flu outbreak. In Ukraine now more than 900.000 people are infected, 135 has died so far.

At the only open border at Vysne Nemecke, doctors are stationed to check EVERY PERSON on flu symptoms. Who ever has flu symptoms is not allowed in the country.

The border between the Ukraine and Slowakia is the East border of the EU. When a person enters this border, free travel within the EU is possible without checkpoints.

Translated from source