COVID-19: Tunisia Controls Spread, Reopens All Borders After 3 Months
Tunisia on Saturday reopened its air, sea and land borders after more than three months of closure as part of precautionary measures against the COVID-19 pandemic.
International flights to and from Tunisia resumed on Saturday, with Tunis-Carthage International Airport having received a number of flights, including from Paris.
Other flights for Frankfurt, Rome and Paris are scheduled to depart.
The two international airports of Monastir Habib Bourguiba and Djerba–Zarzis will receive flights on Saturday, the director of the Tunisian Civil Aviation, Habib Mekki, told local media.
Tunisia seeks to revive its tourism sector, severely impacted by the pandemic.
The North African country lifted a nationwide curfew, in place since March, on June 15, and the government also allowed domestic travel to resume from June 4.
Edited By: Isaac Aregbesola (NAN)