EU hopes Moscow finds solution for foreign diplomats without QR codes – Mission
The European Union hopes that the Russian Foreign Ministry finds a solution to the situation of foreign diplomats who do not have QR codes to access public places during the coronavirus pandemic, the EU mission said on Saturday at RIA Novosti.
MOSCOW (UrduPoint News / Sputnik – October 30, 2021) The European Union hopes the Russian Foreign Ministry will find a solution to the situation of foreign diplomats who do not have QR codes to access public places during the coronavirus pandemic , the EU mission told RIA Novosti on Saturday.
Recent media reports suggested that foreign diplomats who were vaccinated with COVID-19 vaccines that are not certified in Russia could not obtain the QR codes needed to access some public places in the country, despite the sending. of a request to the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MID).
“In view of the increased requirements for the presentation of C19 QR codes in public life in Russia, the EU delegation, also on behalf of the EU Member States, is in regular contact with the MID on the issue of granting these QR codes to fully vaccinated diplomatic personnel.
We hope that MID will find a solution consistent with the Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations, ”the mission said.
The bloc, in particular, expects Moscow “to grant all the facilities for the exercise of the function of the mission” and “to ensure to all members of the mission freedom of movement and movement on its territory” .