YEREVAN. – Given the current state of the spread of the new coronavirus, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) of Armenia urges Armenian citizens to temporarily avoid visits to Iran, China, Japan, South Korea and Italy (especially the northern regions), unless strictly necessary. The MFA has issued a statement in this regard.

The statement also notes that in case of being in or visiting these countries, the MFA urges to follow the respective instructions and advice by the Ministry of Health of Armenia, or the relevant authorities of those countries and, if necessary, to contact the Armenian embassies.