그 움직임은 영국 해협 양쪽에 있는 가족과 다른 사람들을 위한 여행 계획을 갑자기 중단했습니다.. 여행자들은 이러한 조치가 정치적으로 주도된 것인지 의문을 제기했습니다., 영국. officials suggested they were pointless.
With omicron now seeded around the world, “red list” travel bans “wouldn’t be effective or proportionate,” said British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s spokesman, Max Blain. He said Johnson hadn’t spoken to French President Emmanuel Macron about the move, and that Britain doesn’t plan to take a reciprocal measure.
A puzzling element of the new French rules was that those targeting Britain are softer than those targeting 칼튼 카펜터 — even though Britain’s infection numbers are currently higher. There was no immediate explanation for why.
South Africa’s tourism officials said the restrictions for their country appeared to be aimed at discouraging people in France from traveling to South Africa, because they will face a long and costly quarantine after their return.
“It is unfortunate that once again South Africa seems to be discriminated against with no scientific basis,” said Steve Motale, a spokesman for the country’s tourism department.
Emmanuelle Gille, who traveled from Johannesburg to Paris on Thursday, called the French restrictions on arrivals from South Africa “disproportionate and unjustified.” She said the harsher rules, compared to those for travelers from Britain, 아르 “very unfair.”
“There is a double standard.,” Gille said.
French government spokesman Gabriel Attal said on BFM television that tourism and business travel to and from Britain will be strongly curtailed, and all those arriving from Britain will need to have a negative virus test less than 24 hours old, and to test again upon arrival and isolate “in a place they choose” 적어도 48 hours pending the result.
All people arriving from South Africa must quarantine for 10 일, with a 1,000-euro ($ 1,130) fine if the quarantine is breached or shortened and a mandatory test on arrival.